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Weekend Links: Celebrate World Kindness Day 2017

Having conversations about kindness is at the top of everyone’s minds these days. World Kindness Day was born when a collection of humanitarian groups came together on November 13, 1997 and made a “Declaration of Kindness.” Likewise, on Kindness Day everyone is encouraged to step-up their kindness game by doing things like donating books, food or clothes to your local… Read More Weekend Links: Celebrate World Kindness Day 2017

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Weekend Links: Ways to Make “Kindness” a Verb

Promoting and having conversations about kindness is at the top of everyone’s minds these day after a nerve-wracking and “interesting” 2016. Having conversations is great, but parents, teachers, caregivers, community leaders and law makers need to make this very special noun and make it into a verb. Actions, follow-through, leadership and projects, that take the… Read More Weekend Links: Ways to Make “Kindness” a Verb

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The Girl with a Brave Heart: A Tale from Tehran by Rita Jahanforuz {Guest Post from Hannah Rials}

The Girl with a Brave Heart: A Tale from Tehran by Rita Jahanforuz A book review from Hannah Rials As a baby, Shiraz’s mother died, and her father soon remarried, giving her a new mother and a sister to grow up with. But when her father died, everything changed. Shiraz’s stepmother forced her to do… Read More The Girl with a Brave Heart: A Tale from Tehran by Rita Jahanforuz {Guest Post from Hannah Rials}