EDU 908 The Mindful Classroom
Mindfulness implies attention toward and care for the ideas, beliefs, and feelings of others. This course demonstrates the history of mindfulness in the classroom environment and explores techniques designed to aid defusing and navigating social, cultural, and emotional stressors that can occur in a classroom setting.
Mindfulness is being used globally and quite successfully to help to address many of the difficult social and emotional situations in today's school settings. This course will demystify the term mindfulness, uncovering its ancient roots and offering modern education-friendly ideas and practices.
*Participants in this course will have several mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
What a wonderful course! It was very practical for my everyday life, but it has the power to positively impact my students as well!E.K.
I thought this class was very beneficial both personally and professionally.K.B., Art Teacher
Hopefully I can help my students open their minds to new things and become more mindful of their environments.K.Z., Music Teacher
Great insight into an area that I had little knowledge of before!R.P., Math Teacher
I loved this class. It was very helpful and I will be implementing many of the things I learned from this course into my everyday life.K.G., Elementary Teacher
This course provided many wonderful resources for me to use both personally and professionally. I am excited to be able to take this information back to my district and share it with teachers and administrators who are interested.H.T., Special Education Teacher
I loved being able to dive into mindfulness as an individual before I made the connection for my students.D.S., Math Teacher
It was valuable to apply mindfulness to what fit my classroom the best. I was not forced to utilize it in a specific manner but rather had the freedom to use it where I found it necessary.A.A., Math Teacher
Immediate, daily impact.J.C., Elementary Teacher
I will be introducing mindfulness practices into my classroom this year, hoping it will help students navigate their emotions better.N.C.
I will be teaching mindfulness practices to my students throughout the year.C.S., Elementary Teacher
I am planning on using mindful practices in my classroom for the end of this year and throughout the year next year.L.H., Elementary Teacher
I will be taking breathing strategies and coping strategies back with me into the classroom to use with my students to help them be their own problem solvers.L.L., Elementary Teacher
I hope to incorporate mindfulness practices in my classroom to help my students stay focused and help with their emotional needs.S.S., Elementary Teacher
This class surprised me in the depth and usefulness it has both in and outside the classroom.B.G., Math Teacher
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|Online||Apr 12, 2021 9:12 AM||Apr 01, 2021 9:12 AM||Spring|