Empathy is being able to understand and value someone else’s perspective and having compassion for others even when they are different from ourselves.
Middle School (Grades 6-8)
Social Emotional Learning (SEL)
Social Emotional Learning (SEL) focus highlights self-awareness and self-management. Educating teens about the mindfulness research and the benefits of mindfulness is a way to support teens in developing their own mindful practice. Building autonomy, competence, and connection with our kids develops self-reliant, competent and resilient adults.
One way to help middle school students learn social skills and relationship-building abilities is to talk about first impressions.
Help your teenager develop good study skills.
In order to help your Chap practice better self-regulation skills and become more self-aware, "discuss ways to prioritize and sequence" electronic communication.
"The clearest message that we get from this 75-year study is this: Good relationships keep us happier and healthier."
Children learn self-management skills and resiliency by having the opportunity to think for themselves.