Is empathy just a skill? or a trait as well? Is it true that some people are born empaths? Who wins the debate between nature v/s nurture? The answer simply is, it is both! Empathy can be learnt and practiced everyday.
By: Pallavi Aggarwal* Empathy- What is empathy?! How is it different from sympathy? This was the first lesson in the first session of the Empathy workshop we attended at Ginny’s Planet. Empathy is important in all aspects of our lives, be it personal or professional relationships. We are all constantly interacting with people – children, […]
Now is the time to ensure (even more strongly) that we find and apply solutions that can be used by diverse children, including children with disabilities, children connected with streets, children living in institutions, and so on. No more can we say that if a child is not able to come to school due to XYZ reasons, they cannot access education and learning.