How to Challenge Your Classroom to Be Kind This Week

Kick off The Great Kindness Challenge Week with our Favorite Kindness Resources

McGraw-Hill
Jan 27 · 3 min read

Every year during the last week of January, we partner with The Great Kindness Challenge (GKC) a global initiative that empowers schools to create a culture of kindness through empathy, sustainability, and philanthropy. This year, we’re kicking off The Great Kindness Challenge week with our favorite kindness resources. Even if your school has not signed up for the GKC, it is not too late to participate in events and activities that can inspire your students to be kind, active citizens. Check out our ideas below, and let us know what your schools are doing this week to promote kindness!

Kindness Through Reading

Kindness Through Art

Kindness Through Sustainability

Kindness Through Service

How are you challenging your class to be kind this week? Let us know in the comments below!


Inspired Ideas

Resources, ideas, and stories for PreK-12 educators. We focus on learning science, educational equity, social and emotional learning, and evidence-based teaching strategies. Be sure to check out The Art of Teaching Project, our guest blogging platform for all educators.

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Inspired Ideas

Resources, ideas, and stories for PreK-12 educators. We focus on learning science, educational equity, social and emotional learning, and evidence-based teaching strategies. Be sure to check out The Art of Teaching Project, our guest blogging platform for all educators.

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