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UnSelfie: The Empathy Advantage to Succeed in Our "All About Me" World

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
7pm - 8:30pm

Empathy is the ability to sense other people’s emotions and imagine what someone else might be thinking or feeling. It is a trait that must be taught and nurtured – to confront today’s self-bsorption epidemic, and to enhance a child’s ability to collaborate, innovate, and problem-solve.
In UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World (June 2016), author Dr. Michele Borba shares a revolutionary, researched-based, nine-step plan for reversing the Selfie Syndrome. Participants will come away with real world strategies to give kids the Empathy Advantage and a real success edge. Learn why self-control is a better predictor of wealth, health and happiness than grades or IQ and how to reclaim face-to-face conversation and kids emotional lives in a plugged-in world.
Join us and gain the results we all want: successful, happy kids who also are kind, moral, courageous, and resilient. Here is a blueprint for parents and educators who want to shift (View Full Event Description Here: https://www.glenbardgps.org/event/unselfie-the-empathy-advantage-to-succeed-in-our-all-about-me-world/)

Glenbard East, 1014 South Main Street, Lombard, IL, 60148, United States