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Meghan Dutton

Mindfulness Educator, Special Educator and Yoga and Mindful Retreat Leader

Newport RI USA

Home Phone: 401-662-6640

About My Work

Profession/Role

  • Classroom Teacher

Ages

  • K5
  • 6th-8th
  • 9th-12th
  • Higher Ed
  • Other

Environments

  • After School
  • Agency / Mental Health
  • Education / Classroom Program
  • Families & One-on-One

Biography

Meghan Dutton currently works as a special educator and mindfulness facilitator in Massachusetts. She has worked with youth in elementary, middle, and high schools for the past ten years. Her work has incorporated mindful practices into all classrooms- including elementary, middle, high school, and Behavior Support Programs, along with leading Professional Development in schools on mindfulness in education. She is passionate about bringing mindful tools to the lives of families, schools, educators, and youth.

Meghan’s experience with mindfulness and Mindful Schools:

  • Ten years of personal mindful practice
  • Several personal silent/ mindful practice retreats
  • Attended and participated in Mindfulness in Education conference, Rhinebeck, NY
  • Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat Leader (for educators)
  • Creator of “Mindful Teachers of RI” Facebook page
  • Experience in working one-on-one with families and children as a “mindfulness mentor/ facilitator”
  • Organizer and facilitator of school-wide “Mindful Teachers” Groups
  • Presenter at The University of Rhode Island and Salve Regina University on mindfulness in education
  • HeartMath trained as a “resilient educator”- tools on how to help build social and emotional awareness with students
  • iBme (Inward Bound) Staff- Teen Retreats
  • 200 hr RYT- Live Love Teach (mindfulness and yoga teacher certified)