Everyone agrees: kindness is cool!
The kindness campaigns, such as Random Acts of Kindness, are successful because they place attention on positive deeds and values. They emphasize the importance of thoughtful, caring acts. They create a call to action, and often involve the entire school community around a common cause. But, it’s not always easy to maintain the momentum around kindness campaigns, once the initial excitement has worn off.
So, we can’t stop there.
Kindness takes effort and practice that invites us to reach beyond random acts and “character skill of the month” programs. We need to deepen our efforts if we want kindness to prevail when we’re faced with challenging situations.
Read my 5 tips and more, in the Character.org blog post!