Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion
67 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Daring Ed Tech
Scoop.it!

Slowing Down to Learn: Mindful Pauses That Can Help Student Engagement

Slowing Down to Learn: Mindful Pauses That Can Help Student Engagement | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
Inserting longer pauses throughout classroom instruction time can help students and educators open up to greater possibilities.

Via GwynethJones
more...
GwynethJones's curator insight, October 30, 5:00 PM

Wait and see how waiting can transform student engagement? Why not give it a try?

Janette Planck's curator insight, October 31, 4:51 AM
Agrees with brain based learning: educational implications of neuroscience.  Try it  - it works!
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Mindfulness in the Classroom | Child Mind Institute

Learn how simple mindfulness techniques can help kids regulate their behavior in the classroom and improve their focus on learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Promoting mental wellness in children through mindfulness -- Sott.net

Promoting mental wellness in children through mindfulness -- Sott.net | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
Unlike 30 years ago, children today are often busy with school, after school programs, tutoring, extended days at daycare, followed by organized weekly activities and planned play dates.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

The Benefits of Helping Preschoolers Understand and Discuss Their Emotions

The Benefits of Helping Preschoolers Understand and Discuss Their Emotions | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
Emotional literacy at an early age can make a big difference in a person's life. Here are some steps for helping adults and young children understand a child's
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Mindful Schools | Mindfulness for Your School, Teachers, Students

Mindful Schools | Mindfulness for Your School, Teachers, Students | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
Mindful Schools offers courses for educators to integrate mindfulness into their work with youth. Learn K-12 curriculum, be more present and focused.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

How to Teach Culture In Your Classroom

How to Teach Culture In Your Classroom | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
It has been said that culture is like an iceberg, that only ten percent of it is visible and the other ninety percent is hidden below the surface. For this reason, ESL teachers must make intentional efforts to teach cultural understanding and tolerance to their students.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 7, 12:26 AM

Some useful tips and materials.

Tiina Sarisalmi's curator insight, August 8, 12:45 AM
Käytännön vinkkejä, jotka me kaikki jo toki tiedämme. Voidaan käyttää lähes missä tahansa oppiaineessa tai monialaisessa oppimiskokonaisuudessa.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Movement & Health-Based Programs ǀ Mindful Child Wellness

Movement & Health-Based Programs ǀ Mindful Child Wellness | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
Mindful Child Wellness teaches children how to self-regulate their behavior using movement, mindfulness, assessment, & health-based programs.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

7 Fun Ways To Teach Your Kids Mindfulness

7 Fun Ways To Teach Your Kids Mindfulness | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
I taught a mindfulness class at my daughters’ elementary school this week. Unsurprisingly, the kids taught me way more than I taught them. While I was doing research to develop the class, I came
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

"That's Not Fair!" -- Teaching Young Children About Race And Racism, Respect And Diversity

"That's Not Fair!" -- Teaching Young Children About Race And Racism, Respect And Diversity | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
In response to recent police violence against Black men in Minnesota and Louisiana and the killing of five police officers in Dallas, New York Cit
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Equity in Education: Where to Begin?

Equity in Education: Where to Begin? | Mental Wellness, Equity and Inclusion | Scoop.it
If we hope for equity in education, we may have to abandon our efforts toward standardization and recognize the individuality of our students.
more...
No comment yet.