hollyrae, eduyogi

all your <3 are belong to us

5 reasons you should integrate meditation in teaching from @edutopia

on April 1, 2013

 

Are you able to integrate daily quietude or optional meditation in your school?

Visitacion Valley Middle School reported the following results for using Quiet Time in school (in use since 2007).

  1. Suspensions and fights dropped by 50% in the first semester.
  2. Student anxiety decreased and self esteem increased.
  3. 33% of students reported sleeping better at night and 40% reported better ability to focus in class
  4. Overall, the environment at our school is more peaceful because of this program
  5. Faculty and Staff have received training in this program and have reported reductions in stress and greater clarity of mind

Check out the Quiet Time program resources at Edutopia’s Resources & Downloads for Meditation in Schools | Edutopia and enjoy this infographic on Meditation in Education.

Resources & Downloads for Meditation in Schools | Edutopia

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

SUN Path I-BEST Curriculum Repository

Resources for I-BEST Instructors

Education and Negotiated Meaning

social media and collaborative education

All MOOCs, All The Time

Debating, Debriefing and Defining the Learning Trend of 2012-

Betabeat

The Lowdown on High Tech

Activate Learning Solutions

Learning Solutions that Activate Performance in Your Company

juandon. Innovación y conocimiento

La búsqueda del conocimiento en una Sociedad de la Inteligencia

the red pincushion

musings on learning, living, and sometimes dancing

Sufey

Inhale Joy, Exhale Gratitude

THE NINTH THEORY

"And the day came, when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom" - Anaïs Nin

Community Acupuncture for the Las Cruces and El Paso region

Crossroads Community Supported Healthcare, Las Cruces NM & El Paso, TX

User Generated Education

Education as it should be - passion-based.

PROFESSORJOSH.COM

Engage, Excite, Educate - PROFESSORJOSH.COM

techKNOWtools

Laura Pasquini ponders how knowledge and technology influence how we learn and work.

David Wicks: Educational Technology

Reflections on teaching, learning, and technology

praxiscollectivenm

This WordPress.com site is the bee's knees

Kol.Tregaskes.

Welcome to my site

%d bloggers like this: