As you grow up, you learn that your life is so much better when you’re sensitive and aware of the needs and feelings of the people around you. This can be categorized as being “socially aware.” Social awareness is being able to manage friendships, school and work situations and anything that involves interacting with other people. In this section you’ll learn about the factors that contribute to social awareness. So, what is social awareness in practice? In practice, social awareness can take many forms, like social cues, empathy and nonverbal cues. Discover the intricacies of social awareness and learn how you can be more socially aware by navigating the links below.