Roots of Empathy in Washington, D.C

History

Roots of Empathy launched programs in Washington, D.C. in 2013-2014

Since then, the program has reached 1,300 children.

Research

  • 87% of students reported that if they saw a friend being bullied or treated meanly, they would help them – 2015 Annual Program Evaluation Report,
    Washington, D.C.
  • 92% of students reported learning to recognize how the baby is feeling – 2015 Annual Program Evaluation Report, Washington, D.C.
  • 86% of teachers feel that the ROE program supports the school’s curriculum – 2015 Annual Program Evaluation Report, Washington, D.C.