In a world with such advanced technology it is feasible to assume that computers may eventually take over. The one advantage a human being has over a computer is emotional intelligence. Teaching emotional intelligence to our students is absolutely imperative.

What is emotional intelligence? Emotional intelligence means a person can manage their emotions, communicate those emotions effectively, resolve conflict nonviolently, and make responsible decisions. Emotional intelligence consists of three primary skills: 1. Using emotions effectively. Emotionally intelligent people use their emotions to help them think and problem solve in school and at work. 2. Identifying…

Source: Why Teaching Emotional Intelligence is Important – Learning Liftoff