Lessons in Empathy

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Edna Louise Spear Elementary School students started the academic year on a positive note of learning to understand decision-making skills and a popular book had a starring role in their discussion. Assistant Principal Claudia Smith read Ryan T. Higgins’ popular “We Don't Eat Our Classmates” to all the kindergarten and first grade classes. After reading the story about forming friendships and good choices in regards to behavior, they had the opportunity to share instances of making mistakes and learning from them.