Wednesday, October 11
In today’s world, students of all ages are experiencing greater pressures earlier in life, and feel more stress and anxiety than ever before. Mindfulness education is a hot topic in our current educational world. The Blast of technology that kids face require more adult intervention and knowledge so kids can develop a lifelong capacity for greater self-awareness, concentration, patience, and resilience. Let’s get kids ready to Learn. What if their school day began with a few moments of quiet and stillness? Studies have shown the many benefits of teaching mindfulness to children.
You need to walk the walk and Model…educators face pressures of their own. Many Teacher Assistants understand the benefits of mindfulness, but they face time constraints, making it challenging to bring mindfulness education to the classroom. You will leave these sessions with tools you need to begin to integrate mindful strategies and activities into the classrooms and learning space.