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Simple Ways to Nurture Empathy in Our Children

Simple Ways to Nurture Empathy in Our Children

Michele Borba August 6, 2009 Comments Off on Simple Ways to Nurture Empathy in Our Children

Michele Borba REALITY CHECK: One strong characteristic of morally intelligent children is that they are empathic and concerned about others. An important point to remember is that while our kids are born with the

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Character Education: Five Steps to Teach Youth Any Character Trait

Character Education: Five Steps to Teach Youth Any Character Trait

Michele Borba August 3, 2009 Comments Off on Character Education: Five Steps to Teach Youth Any Character Trait

Michele Borba, Ed.D. REALITY CHECK: How do we help students develop strong character? The answer is found in this premise: Character traits are learned; therefore we can teach them. It means that educators have

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How to Raise a Moral Child

How to Raise a Moral Child

Michele Borba July 25, 2009 1

I recently worked with PARENTS magazine to conduct an online survey of over 2400 moms. One question: “How do you hope your child turns out?” Next to health and happiness, most parents hoped their

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How to Choose Your Family Values & Become a More Intentional Parent

How to Choose Your Family Values & Become a More Intentional Parent

Michele Borba July 21, 2009 Comments Off on How to Choose Your Family Values & Become a More Intentional Parent

By Michele Borba REALITY CHECK: Parents don’t raise moral kids by accident. They know what they stand for and pass those values onto their children deliberately and purposefully. So here’s your Reality Check: If

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