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Webinar: Connecting empathy and reading in schools

Learning type: Professional learning
Programme: First Ministers Reading Challenge, Reading Schools
Genre: Activism, Relationships, Wellbeing
Age group: 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18
Topics: Empathy

These videos are taken from our webinar Reading and empathy in Scottish education hosted in partnership with Empathy Lab(this link will open in a new window) and the University of Strathclyde,(this link will open in a new window) with guest speakers, children's author Maisie Chan(this link will open in a new window) and headteacher Vanessa Thomson.

These videos will take you through:


Using Scottish Book Trust's schools programmes


'What is empathy?' with Empathy Lab


Writing empathy with Maisie Chan


Empathy in the classroom with the University of Strathclyde and Vanessa Thomson


How to celebrate Empathy Day with Empathy Lab


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