Catchy Quotes on Empathy

A handful of quotes from the book "The Formative Five" by T Hoerr

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"Empathy is the most important back-to-school supply for TEACHERS." - H Tavangar (2014)

"In order to be truly empathetic, CHILDREN need to learn more than simply perspective-taking; they need to know how to value, respect and understand another person's views, even when they don't agree with them." -J Lahey (2014)

"Face-to-face conversation is 'where we develop the capacity for empathy' so it's not surprising that 'technology is implicated in an assault on empathy'" - S Turkle (2015)

Six Basic Steps to Developing Empathy: 1) Listening  2) Understanding  3) Internalizing  4) Projecting  5) Planning  6) Intervening

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Nate!

Thanks for sharing! Super interesting quotes.

- Emma