December 2021

Fred Rogers Center December Newsletter 2021

This week, across all of our social media, we shared this simple message:  “The greatest gift you ever give is your honest self.” - Fred Rogers As the holiday “season of giving” continues, this message seemed to strike a chord with many helpers - educators, caregivers, parents, grandparents, and more. In just two hours, the message was viewed and shared over 10,000...

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What if we talked with educators like that?

In our Educators’ Neighborhood community, anytime we show and discuss a clip of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood where Fred Rogers talks with a guest, the conversation overflows with description of all that is beautiful about the interaction. Typically, we discuss such interactions to reflect on our own educator practice: ways to be present with children/families, listen more intently, be vulnerable and...

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