Social Awareness

Definition: The ability to understand the perspectives of and empathize with others, including those from diverse backgrounds, cultures and context.   

How will this help my child? 

  • Taking others perspectives
  • Recognizing strengths in others
  • Demonstrating empathy and compassion
  • Showing concern for the feelings of others 
  • Understanding and expressing gratitude 
  • Identifying diverse social norms, including unjust ones 
  • Understanding the influences of systems and organizations on behavior. 
Strategies for Social Awareness