We are now planning, organizing and launching a one year online 'rolling' conference on the question of, How Can We Build a Culture of Empathy and Compassion?
The conference consists of an ongoing series of online Panel Discussions with empathy and compassion experts from all fields and walks of life. The panels take place using Skype group video conferencing, they are recorded and placed on Youtube for viewing at any time.
Empathy and Education Sub Conference:
How to Nurture, Foster and Teach Empathy in the Education System?
A section of the conference will be specifically about how to develop a comprehensive empathy curriculum for the educational system. We invite educators to propose and moderate panels on this topic.
You can host (facilitate/moderate) a panel which consists of 5 people and lasts one hour. List your name as moderator and find 3 people you would like to have on your panel. The panel can meet a couple of times and pose different questions: The first panel will address the question: How Can We Build a Culture of Empathy and Compassion? Since this is a new format and technology, we will be developing and improving the format as we go along.
Volunteer to take Empathic Action
Visit the website and fill out the form to volunteer to help out with creating the conference. We need your empathic action to make this a success and help change the foundation of our world culture.
Sign up at: http://bit.ly/n1pVJv
Invite Friends, Invite Friends & Invite Friends
Did I mention that inviting all your facebook friends to this event is critical to building this movement? Please do it now and help get the word out.
Post your questions, comments, ideas, wishes, hopes, values and needs below.
Stay turned for upcoming announcements as we roll out this event.
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Contact Edwin Rutsch
Director: Center for Building a Culture of Empathy
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