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Lesson Plan: Creating a Culture of Heroism in Your School

The word “hero” is used many different ways. However, all the real-life people we call heroes have one thing in common: they make a sacrifice or take a risk for the sake of others. This makes heroism different from other sorts of moral behavior, like donating to a charity or volunteering for a good cause. Volunteers and […]

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The Hero Round Table Conference Video

The Hero Round Table is the first cross-disciplinary conference on heroism. An extraordinary group of experts from the fields of psychology, education, business, sports, philosophy, and entertainment will be presenting their work and thoughts on heroism to a diverse audience from around the world.

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Gary Vaynerchuk on Heroes

I spoke to Gary Vaynerchuk today as part of his “Hey, why don’t I give an interview to someone every day?” project. I asked him about his heroes and his advice for kids and parents on how to be heroic.

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