[TED Talk] Why Aren't We Teaching You Mindfulness?


SOURCE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yJPcdiLEkI

[Announcement] New Mindfulness Training Dates Announced

Have you heard about the new Mindful Student™ Training this November and December in KY and WA state?

Learn how to teach a comprehensive mindfulness program in your K-12 setting with 20 lesson plans and experiencing over 40 mindfulness activities to support the heart, mind and body of the whole child.

The first 20 people who register for our newest training receive $100 off when using the COUPON CODE: WELLNESSWARRIOR. 

DETAILS:

Dates: November 4: Bowling Green, KY | December 2: Olympia, WA

Investment: $297 ($197 with promo code)

Register Here: https://www.generation-wellness.com/store/tXgPLCLs

[Article] Social-Emotional Learning Has Long-Lasting Positive Effects on Students

[Source: Education Week]

Programs that teach students how to recognize their emotions, solve problems, and form healthy relationships may continue to show positive benefits for students months, or even years, after they complete them, a new meta-analysis finds. 

Students who completed social-emotional learning interventions fared better than their peers who didn't participate on a variety of indicators—including academic performance, social skills, and avoiding negative behaviors like drug use, finds the analysis, which examined follow-up data from dozens of published studies on specific interventions.

The meta-analysis builds on previous research that found social-emotional learning participants outperformed their peers academically. That research is frequently cited by policymakers and educational leaders who are seeking to promote social-emotional learning programs, through which schools teach students about emotions, relationships, and...

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