Five for Friday-Links and Ideas

This is one of those books that hurt my brain and push my thinking. 

The concept of compassion links students, community and the global as a deeply held tenant of good. How can we better support compassion?

An incredible story about global poverty, lack of the education and the cycle that it creates. 

Some of our teachers presented on play-based learning at the conference last week. Here are more thoughts on giving kids room to play. 

Great teacher video about transforming his class using game based learning.