Teachers who use this approach find their relationships with pupils closer and more open-hearted so it is easier to be helpful.
Circle Time experiences give children the opportunity to learn to understand their emotions and how to handle them in a healthy way. Being able to do this is a crucial factor in building self-esteem.
Adults who possess good self-esteem will never need to cross the road in order to avoid a bereaved person, but will be able to communicate their empathy and share the sorrow without any embarrassment.
International Council for Self-Esteem 5 Ferry Path Cambridge