An Inspiring Week: Growing Mindfulness in Atlanta by David Flores

“I’m looking forward to seeing a mindful shift at this school and with these students. They’re eating it up!” Iman St. Jean, Atlanta Instructor After only one day of mindfulness instruction, these words from our newest Atlanta based instructor, Iman St. Jean, exemplify the mood I also felt after spending a few days at Slater Elementary. Upon entering the school …

Let’s change the “identity” of Education by JG Larochette

Over the last several decades, education in the USA been continuing to spiral into creating deeper stress and dis-ease. From teachers losing more and more autonomy over their lessons and their creativity, to No Child Left Behind, to the divisiveness of the “traditional” vs. charter school movement and so much more. We have gotten to a place where we all …