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Mindfulness In Schools - For the flourishing of young minds

Mindfulness In Schools - For the flourishing of young minds | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
Mindfulness in Schools Project (MiSP) is a non-profit organisation teaching secular mindfulness to pupils, teachers and parents using the .b (dot-be) courses, which are educational resources to enable the teaching of mindfulness in schools.
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Excellent resources for implementing mindfulness in schools.

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Mindfulness Could Make You Less Swayed By Immediate Rewards

Mindfulness Could Make You Less Swayed By Immediate Rewards | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
Mindfulness could help you to be less swayed by immediate rewards, a new study suggests.
Via Andrew Campbell
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This shows how being mindful enhances intrinsic rather than extrinsic motivation. It connects this topic to some of my readings about awards and their effect on the child.
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Mindfulness is Not Hitting Someone in the Mouth

Mindfulness is Not Hitting Someone in the Mouth | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
“ This is the final post of Stress-Less Parenting Club's workshop on mindful parenting. This week, our leader Carla Naumburg explains how we can teach our kids mindfulness.”
Via Susan Taylor, Mindful Schools
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It's important to think about the first point in this article, are we practicing and demonstrating mindfulness in our own lives? Great article!
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The Hawn Foundation develops programs to help children find happiness and success in school and life.

The Hawn Foundation develops programs to help children find happiness and success in school and life. | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
The mission of The Hawn Foundation is to equip children with the social and emotional skills they need to navigate the challenges of the contemporary world in order to lead smarter, healthier, and happier lives.
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The Hawn Foundation is the publishers of the Mind Up Curriculum
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Why Teaching Mindfulness Benefits Students’ Learning

Why Teaching Mindfulness Benefits Students’ Learning | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
“ Mindfulness has the potential to be a very useful component because of its effectiveness in reducing emotional distress and promoting emotional balance, improving attention, and contributing to motivated learning.”
Via Andrew Campbell
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Great article on benefits of mindfulness. The article has a great idea to take class on a mindfulness walk - check it out!
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Five Ways Neuroscience Will Change Education | Our Kids Blog

Five Ways Neuroscience Will Change Education | Our Kids Blog | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
“ Neuroscience isn't just for scientists anymore. The way experts study how children's brains develop over time is changing education overall.”
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Practice Mindfulness with Your Feet

Practice Mindfulness with Your Feet | Self Regulation in Schools | Scoop.it
By early October the children have been taught four different secular mindfulness techniques. They have been encouraged to choose one technique that supports them in focusing their mind and calming their bodies.
Via Susan Taylor, Mindful Schools
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A unique way of practicing mindfulness in your classroom in a position other than sitting.
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