Roots of Empathy in New York State

History

Roots of Empathy launched in New York in 2011.

So far, we’ve reached over 800 students.

Research

  • 100% of students in New York who have participated in Roots of Empathy reported that if they saw a friend being bullied or treated meanly, they would help them.
  • 88% of students in New York who have participated in the program reported understanding how other people feel.