Teaching Kindness Boosts Preschoolers Achievement

Teaching Kindness, Minfulness, Caring and Empathy have always been important skills incorporated into GROWING SOUND lyrics written by David Kisor in promoting social-emotional learning. And now, new research shows us that teaching these skills can also boost achievement; once again helping children to become ready for school and ready for life.

Check out this excellent article written by Orion Jones and posted to BIG THINK that discusses the research in this area. We especially love this line… “One way to raise the general level of achievement, they suggest, is to integrate emotional lessons into the regular academic curriculum.” YES! Read the full article here.

Then, take a listen to our song BE CAREFUL from our CD titled I CAN SETTLE DOWN which does a great job of teaching kindness, mindfulness, caring and more.