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
I plan on using mindfulness in my classroom daily.D.C., Special Education Teacher
I love how this course focuses on the teacher.K.G., Science Teacher
I will be introducing mindfulness practices into my classroom this year, hoping it will help students navigate their emotions better.N.C.
This course should be required for all MET/ Eduspire students! What an impactful course to improve yourself & your classroom!D.M., Language Arts Teacher
This course will help me both personally and professionally to practice mindfulness.S.S., Elementary Teacher
I will definitely be implementing mindfulness practices in my school counseling office at my middle school.C.L.
A fantastic and relevant course for the educator to work on individual well-being, as well as a tool that can be integrated into the classroom.A.B., Music Teacher
This course was the most beneficial courses I have ever taken. It helped me help me, my son, and my students.G.T., Art Teacher
This course was one of the most beneficial courses I have ever taken. I will recommend it to everyone I speak to!V.T., Language Arts Teacher
This course benefits participants personally and professionally. Mindfulness is something everyone should understand and use.D.S.
I enjoyed working with other educators and get their perspective about their new mindfulness experience.C.H., Elementary Teacher
I discovered practices that will help me to manage the stress in my career and also strategies that I will be able to share with students!S.K., Reading Specialist
I appreciated the freedom to create meaningful assignments, especially given the nature of the subject matter.S.C., Elementary Teacher
Learning personal mindfulness practices, and really learning about practicing mindfulness myself can make me a better teacher.K.R., Special Education Teacher
This was a great class. I truly learned how to use this practice before I was expected to teach it to my students. This was a great hands on class even though it was all online.E.B., Elementary Teacher