Teaching With Poverty in Mind - Compassion Internatioinal

teaching with poverty in mind

Are you trying to raise children who are compassionate and caring? Try teaching with poverty in mind. Our children’s magazine will teach kids about poverty and how they can help fight the issue around the world.

Your children will learn from kids who are living in poverty and those who have visited countries where poverty is prevalent. 

This magazine will give you hands-on resources to teach kids about poverty and how children live around the world. The activities are fun and life-changing. Children will learn the reality of poverty in the world today and gain a new appreciation for their circumstances. It will help you teach with poverty in mind.

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