Supporters Update December 2019

Supporters Update December 2019

We have had a busy 2019 with our compassion education project going from strength to strength in the UK and overseas. We would like to share a brief update to our supporters and participating schools via our quarterly newsletter which can be downloaded here. We wish...
Supporters Update- June 2019

Supporters Update- June 2019

Compassion Matters launched in September 2018 with three partner schools helping with development. Since then there has been rapid uptake of the course. Highlights of our progress and impact to date are as follows: Over 80 schools have signed up to the course More...
Joanna Lumley new CM patron

Joanna Lumley new CM patron

The Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion is delighted to announce that Joanna Lumley OBE has lent her support to the organisation’s educational outreach project Compassion Matters (www.compassion-matters.org) by agreeing to be the project’s patron. Compassion...
Our new module Wisdom is now live!

Our new module Wisdom is now live!

We are delighted to announce that our new module exploring Wisdom is now live. The module features a seven-minute film with Maddie Aderin Pocock discussing her own journey through education, her inspiration and why she believes scientists need to be empathetic and...
Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock to feature in Wisdom module

Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock to feature in Wisdom module

We are delighted to announce that Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock will be the subject of our next module, Wisdom. Margaret Ebunoluwa Aderin-Pocock MBE is a British space scientist and science educator. She studied at Imperial College London, graduating with a BSc in physics...
Compassion Matters pilot at The Dragon School, Oxford

Compassion Matters pilot at The Dragon School, Oxford

We are delighted to announce the successful piloting of its Compassion Matters course at the Dragon School during 2017-18 academic year. Entitled simply ‘What is Compassion?’ the pilot opened with a whole school Assembly featuring a film, specially commissioned from...
Executive Director appointed

Executive Director appointed

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jimi Slattery as the new Executive Director of its Compassion Matters (CM) programme, bringing an ethics education grounded in compassion and related values into UK schools. Prior to joining the DLCC, Jimi was Head of...