John-Tyler Binfet is an assistant professor in the Faculty of Education and director of the B.A.R.K. (Building Retention through K9s) program at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. His research focuses on the social and emotional well-being of students, with an emphasis on conceptualizations of kindness within school contexts. Email:

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Child Study

John-Tyler Binfet and Amy Gaertner