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A New Video Series Is Designed To Help Students Build Empathy

This piece comes to us courtesy of EdSource, where it was originally published. A Silicon Valley educational technology company and researchers from Harvard have teamed up to launch a new series of animated videos in October about the importance of empathy, intended for teachers to use in building students’ social and emotional skills. Developed by ClassDojo’s Big Ideas program and researchers at the Making Caring Common project at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, the series of three short videos, called “Empathy,” are the latest manifestation of a push to move promising ideas about social and emotional skill-building more quickly from research into classroom practice.
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