Empathy Makes the World

Diversity, inclusivity, and equity are the ultimate buzzwords in academe right now. Now of them amount to much without the emotional core of empathy.   I wish that my colleagues would practice more empathy with each other and toward me and our students. Pretty grim place to work right now. Ageism rampant.  I have a job, but I know they had rather me not have one.  Recommend a quick skim of Jerry’s collection.

Jerry Blumengarten

#oneword2021 Empathize – We need to understand, be encouraging & supportive of our colleagues/students/ families who have faced so many challenges. Our Empathy page cybraryman.com/empathy.html Thanks @gcouros @4OClockFaculty @edutopia @MindShiftKQED @DavidGuerin @EdSurge #pd4uandme



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    Thanks for the links (I used to follow Jerry more often than I do now, so a good reminder to circle back on practices). Hang in there. Sounds like cloudy days.

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