Teaching kids to be kind isn’t a simple three-step lesson plan that fits every kid. Teaching kids kindness is messy, unexpected and requires that we, ahem, show kindness ourselves. Teaching kids about kindness is an ongoing lesson that requires intentionality and ongoing grace. That's because unkind words seem to jump out of nowhere at the most inconvenient moments. How can we realistically teach kids to be kind? Here are 4 great tips!