Greater Good Live

 

Mary Gordon

The founder and president of Roots of Empathy, a program that brings babies into classrooms to teach children compassion, shares stories and research from her program’s worldwide success. More about Mary Gordon.

Subscribe to The Science of a Meaningful Life Video Series via RSS

  
 

Featured Clip

Our Common Humanity

July 2011 | TRT 9:00

Mary Gordon discusses how caring for a baby helps children find the humanity in themselves and others.

Watch the full talk (Members only)

Tracker Pixel for Entry
 
 
 
  
Tracker Pixel for Entry
 
 
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
 

Most...

  
  • How to Find Your Power—and Avoid Abusing It

    May 17, 2016

    In an adaptation from his new book, Dacher Keltner explains the secret to gaining and keeping power: focus on the good of others.

  • Why Do We Feel Awe?

    May 10, 2016

    According to Dacher Keltner, there are important evolutionary reasons: It's good for our minds, bodies, and social connections.

  • How Mindfulness is Changing Law Enforcement

    May 18, 2016

    Meditation is helping police officers to de-escalate volatile situations, improve community relations—and improve their own well-being.

  
Is she flirting with you? Take the quiz and find out.

Greater Good Live

  

The Evolutionary Roots of Compassion

The Evolutionary Roots of Compassion

Dacher Keltner explains why Darwin thought compassion is humans’ strongest instinct.

Watch
 

The Greater Good Guide to Mindfulness

The Greater Good Guide to Mindfulness

This invaluable resource, a special benefit for GGSC members, offers insight into what mindfulness is, why it’s important, and how to teach it.

Get the Guide
 

The Science of Happiness


Register for the acclaimed online course through the end of May
The Science of Happiness

A free online course exploring the roots of a happy, meaningful life. Co-taught by the GGSC’s Dacher Keltner and Emiliana Simon-Thomas. Up to 16 CE credit hours available.

» All Events

 
  
image

Greater Good Sections

thnx advertisement