Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy


Teaching Kids To Fish

Teaching children is not about rote learning, it’s about learning to be curious about the world

You’ve seen the memes on social media, extolling the virtues of teaching life skills to kids in public schools. Stuff like how to balance a checkbook, file your taxes, or fold a fitted sheet. Presumably, these are the same people…



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David Todd McCarty

A curmudgeonly writer and raconteur searching for hope and humor in trying times. Top Writer in Writing, Culture, Social Media, Politics, History, and Science.