Compassion focused pedagogy
Compassion is defined as the noticing or anticipating of disadvantage to others, and taking action to reduce it. It is particularly useful in managing student group work. Compassion Focused Pedagogy (CFP) can enhance participation, promote inclusivity and improve results.
Teaching Resources for CFP
Resources based on CFP and Groupwork, for students with tutor's notes. (Zip file).
Compassion Focused Pedagogy – Guidelines & Discussion of Group Behaviour
An introduction to CFP intended to stimulate staff discussion. It includes a strategy for introducing CFP to students and a checklist for identifying non-inclusive behaviours.