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50 Ways to Be a World Citizen

January 22, 2015
50 Ways to Be a World Citizen

  By Annie Reneau At www.brilliantstarmagazine.org, Ms. Reneau divides her list into these 5 sections: Help Those in Need : #6. Make first-aid kits for a shelter. Protect Animals & the Environment: #20. Make it a habit to carry a plastic bag and glove to pick up trash on family walks. Spread Joy and Show […]

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Raising a Moral Child by Adam Grant

April 14, 2014
Raising a Moral Child by Adam Grant

In The New York Times, Adam Grant, author of “Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success” gives a view of research from a number of studies that show the more and less effective ways to raise a caring child. He states that surveyed parents around the world more often chose caring, rather than […]

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Raising Service-Minded Children — Not “Voluntourists”

April 14, 2014
Raising Service-Minded Children — Not “Voluntourists”

Layli Miller-Muro writes:  Every thoughtful, concerned parent wants their children to grow up with a well-developed social conscience, with a love for humanity, with empathy and concern for others. But most parents struggle with how to accomplish those goals.  … one of the attributes of perfection we should all strive for, adults as well as […]

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