November 15, 2010
by Tammy Drennan, NEO Senior Writer
Some public schools are learning something homeschoolers naturally practice and reap the benefits of -- it's good for kids and adults to be around babies. It makes them nicer and more empathetic.
A group called Roots of Empathy arranges programs in schools in which mothers visit with their babies. The effect on students and teachers is all-around positive -- and long-lasting.
One of the disadvantages of the way schools haveRead More...