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Mindful Schools Launches Certified Instructor Directory to Support Schools Nationwide

Mindful Schools Launches Certified Instructor Directory to Support Schools Nationwide The first online directory of Mindfulness in Education instructors Emeryville, CA (February 18, 2015) – Mindful Schools, a leading provider of online and in-person mindfulness training for educators, announced today the launch of its Certified Instructor Directory to support mindfulness in education. This directory meets […]

Get Certified by Mindful Schools!

Be a leader in the mindfulness in education movement! Apply to our Year-Long Certification program this month for early-bird tuition:

“Just Breathe” Original Film

This incredible video was filmed and created by one of our Mindful Schools graduates, Julie Bayer Salzman. We’d like you to watch it and then share it with everyone you know. It’s that good. Artist’s statement: The inspiration for “Just Breathe” first came about a little over a year ago when I overheard my then […]

Welcoming a New Year

All of us at Mindful Schools hope that your 2015 is off to a spectacular start! As the year begins, interest in secular mindfulness has grown to an all-time high – with coverage in Time Magazine, 60 Minutes, countless contemporary books, and new research released almost every day, mindfulness has truly made it into the […]

Holiday Mindfulness

Below is a short excerpt from this week’s Mindfulness Fundamentals with Guiding Teacher Kevin Griffin, longtime practitioner and addiction-recovery specialist: One of my favorite movie lines is from Airplane, where Lloyd Bridges says, “Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.” It’s one in a long line of gags about how difficult it is […]

We’re hiring a Research & Evaluation Coordinator!

Mindful Schools is hiring! We’re looking for a Research & Evaluation Coordinator to help us to identify and pursue strategic research opportunities, ensure that our programs are consistently and effectively evaluated, and support our thousands of graduates in measuring their own impact on youth. This candidate must be a strong project manager, collaborator, and communicator […]

Mindful Schools is hiring!

Mindful Schools is hiring! We’re looking for a Training Coordinator to support our courses and business operations. The ideal candidate would bring sales and customer service experience, attention to detail, great teamwork, and a balanced, kind, and mindful approach to the job. This is a full-time employee position at our Emeryville, CA office. Full-time employees receive […]

October Curriculum Training in New York!

Mindful Schools Curriculum Training October 17 – 19, 2014 New York, New York “The New York training was beyond words! It has renewed my hope in education.” ~ NY-CT Course Graduate Learn mindfulness, teach youth. Sign up online or in-person! Vinny Ferraro, Chris McKenna, and Megan Cowan will be in NYC this October for our last in-person Curriculum Training (CT) […]

Mindful Schools has a new team member!!

We are thrilled to announce that Matthew Brensilver is now the Course Manager for our online Mindfulness Fundamentals and Curriculum Training courses. If you’ve taken a course with Matthew as the teacher, this will come as no surprise. His ability to guide and lead mindfulness practice through our online community has been incredible. We’re so lucky […]

The Nueva School Innovative Learning Conference: Megan Cowan on Mindfulness in Education

A beautiful talk by Megan Cowan, Co-founder and Program Director, on the tremendous opportunities as well as the potential pitfalls of bringing mindfulness into the classroom. ‘Mindfulness is one way of inserting the pause …’ [Watch complete presentation] Filmed at The Nueva School 2013 Innovative Learning Conference


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