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    wanting good things to happen for these kids.  Kids intuitively pick up on this. Some take longer than others to trust (or pay attention to) what their gut tells them.

    That you've seen some indications of this in a mere 5 days is remarkable really.

    Honesty, trust and consistency.  Attributes you possess...mandatory in your situation, but just as important in life in general.

    Does your school ever bring in "celebrities" to interact with your kids on a volunteer/unpaid basis?  People they are aware of and like?  Some well-known people are very good at genuinely interacting with kids in your school setting (for several reasons, others are not).

    "Evil is a lack of empathy, a total incapacity to feel with their fellow man." - Capt. Gilbert,Psychiatrist, at the end of Nuremberg trials.

    by 417els on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 12:38:18 PM PST

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