A Lesson on Kindness

Episode 1: Classroom teacher and writer Tamara Jaffe-Notier tells a story about her experience teaching the poem Kindness by Naomi Shihab Nye. In the process, Tamara shares a story with her students that she had never told anyone else. Then we hear from the poet Naomi Shihab Nye who responds to that story and explains how she came to write that poem.