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A Simple Way to Foster Kindness in Kids

According to a new study, we can encourage kids to be generous by reminding them of their past kindnesses. via Greater Good Science Center

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Acts of Kindness Reduce Stress

In a study published in Clinical Psychological Science, researchers found that there is a natural way to help relieve the impact of stress on health, and that is through helping others. Tech Times

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Kindness Breeds More Kindness, Studies Show

Research shows, a single act of kindness can spur dozens more. Wired.com

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Can Kindness Movements Make a Difference?

There's a growing movement of people doing nice things for strangers, but do they make for a kinder society? BBC News

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Can We Teach Kindness?

Is it human nature to be kind? Or can you be taught? BBC News

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Three Strategies for Bringing More Kindness To Your Life

Research-based tips on how to increase your happiness through giving back to others. Greater Good Science Center

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Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught?

How social emotional learning programs can help students better manage their emotions. NYTimes

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Acts of Kindness, Key to Happiness in Children and Teens

Four simple steps to increase children's happiness through giving back. Psychology Today

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Elation: The Amazing Effect of Witnessing Acts of Kindness

Why we have peak experiences when we see people being kind to each other. Psychology Today

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Random Acts of Kindness Can Make Kids More Popular

Being kind can make kids more accepting of others and socially accepted themselves. NPR

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"Pay It Forward" Pays Off

UC San Diego and Harvard deliver first experimental findings on spread of cooperation in a social network. UC San Diego

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What if Schools Taught Kindness?

This is what's possible when kids learn to be kind at school. Greater Good Science Center

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