The mission of The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation is to make kindness the norm™ in our schools, workplaces, homes & communities. We work toward that goal by creating free content that promotes kindness toward others & teaches important social emotional learning skills to kids.
While academics are important during this time of distancing, we believe social emotional skills are incredibly valuable to our mental health.
For those of you looking to include social emotional learning into your daily/weekly curriculum, we've added some mini-lessons that can be done at home alone or with others in your household. Most importantly, take care of yourself and your own well-being. It's not easy to learn if you aren't practicing self care!
Also check out our distance learning tips for schools and parents and other free school resources below.
NEW WORKPLACE RESOURCE
The origin of the word culture comes directly from the Latin word cultura which means to grow or cultivate. Culture is key to a company’s success or failure. Creating a workplace where people feel connected, have a sense of purpose, and are appreciated and recognized for their contributions makes for a stronger, more successful organization.
This action planning guide includes seven key ingredients that make for a positive and kind culture where people want to show up and do their best:
Download other helpful workplace resources below.
Lighten up social media with a photo shoot with your pets - get creative, but never put yourself or your pet in harms way.
Use Skype, Zoom, Facetime or Google Hangouts to host a dinner party where everyone makes the same dish at home.
Too busy to take care of yourself? These talks offer simple ways to stay healthy — both emotionally and physically.
Pull out those vintage clothes, old halloween costumes and ugly Christmas sweaters and put a fun spin on your next video call. Take a picture and share with others to encourage the fun!