92Y Wonderplay Early Childhood Learning Conference, New York, NY
13 November 2015: This year's conference theme is "Compassion, Empathy, Curriculum: Exploring how they converge." Mary Gordon will deliver a keynote presentation, "Relationships are the conductors of learning," where she will talk about emotions as the connective tissue of human kind. You can learn more about the conference here.
2015 Schools of the Future Conference in Hawaii
3 November 2015: Mary Gordon and Canadian researcher Kimberley Schonert-Reichl will deliver a keynote presentation at the 2015 Schools of the Future Conference in Hawaii titled "Social and emotional learning: Best practice, research and overview of the Roots of Empathy program." You can learn more about the conference here.
A workshop for families - in Welland, ON
27 October 2015: Explore with Mary Gordon the difference between bullying behaviour and developmentally appropriate teasing at a free public workshop for parents of young children. You can learn more about the workshop here, including how to register.
Roots of Empathy visiting the Greater Bay Area, California
5 October 2015: Mary Gordon is visiting the Greater Bay Area this week and meeting with schools, Instructors, Mentors and funders. You can learn more about our Bay Area programs here.
Mary Gordon speaks to the Young Presidents' Organization
1 October 2015: On a global conference call with members of the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO) Mary Gordon spoke about the Roots of Empathy program and the empathy movement. You can listen to the podcast here.