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Collected Item: “Spreading Happiness”

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Spreading Happiness

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Text Story

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As a way to help my students stay social and emotionally well I have started to do a spread happiness wall where they have to leave at least one nice note to either a classmate or to me as a way to spread joy. To me, this will brighten their day and show them that someone cares for them and may help get some of them out of a funk of sadness and encourage more social interaction with one another. To me, this is very important because students are having a tuff time during the pandemic along with adults. Overall, all people need to know that they are cared for.

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#Arizona State University, #HST580, #K-12, #mentalhealth, #online learning

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Robert Baker-Nicholas

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