Using Volunteering to Support Social-Emotional Learning and Creative Teaching Opportunities

By Roy G. posted 12-08-2020 16:30


Lessons You Learn from Giving Back

Volunteering and giving back helps increase gratitude, reduces anxiety, and may even increase productivity. But did you know it could also help students in their future careers?

Five lessons you AND your students can experience by helping others. 

1. How to speak up when you disagree
2. How to be a follower
3. How to tackle problems others are afraid of
4. How to defer to experts
5. How to accept defeat and play the long game

Read more about the 5 Unexpected Career Lessons You Learn From Giving Back via Forbes.