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 really liked how this course opened my eyes to the idea of Mindfulness and I will be incorporating this into my classroom as well as in my daily life.J.R.
I learned so many strategies and ideas to use in my personal life and in my classroom.M.R., Elementary Teacher
Great for my personal life but also super relevant to a counselor working in a high school.J.Z.
My hope is that it will decrease anxiety, depression, and other classroom disruptions. I think it will be huge for my students to find tools to help them handle their lives better. I am looking forward to giving these students the tools and watching them grow academically, socially and emotionally.R.A., Special Education Teacher
I thought the course was valuable personally and professionally.J.G.
Very meaningful to not only the classroom, but everyday life!T.E., Math Teacher
I really enjoyed this course and learned a lot of practical and easy ways to become more mindful!S.K., Reading Specialist
This was the best class I have ever taken!!! It helped me to focus on me first and then to focus on my classroom.M.S., Elementary Teacher
I will be implementing many strategies into my counseling program.T.M.
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 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
I learned so much about myself and it's helped me with my health conditions. I look forward to implementing with my students in the fall.D.C., Special Education Teacher
I enjoyed working with other educators and get their perspective about their new mindfulness experience.C.H., Elementary Teacher
This course was wonderful! Well planned, paced, and taught.G.S., Art Teacher
Mindfulness helped me to focus on the present, Which improved my relationship with my children and my husband, my overall health and emotional well-being.S.S., Elementary Teacher
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|Online||Mar 20, 2023 9:12 AM||Mar 09, 2023 9:12 AM||Spring|