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‘Acting with Purpose!’ How These Brownsville Kiddies Practice Compassion

Kindergartners and elementary school kids at Brownsville’s P.S. 298 Dr. Betty Shabazz aren’t just studying math and English, they are learning “Acting with Purpose,” a social-emotional program that puts mindfulness, empathy and social awareness on the school’s curriculum. Founded by actor and director Brian Smith and his wife Teresa Dooley, a language pathologist, the program […]