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What role does spirituality play in leadership? It makes the leader whole and fill the hole in the whole of the organization
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How to Teach Happiness at School

How to Teach Happiness at School | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
By Ilona Boniwell

Health is part of every public-school education. But what is health? It's more than just nutrition and gym class.

As early a

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How teachers speak and act is an essential model for their students. Are they being empathic, caring, happy, responsible, etc?
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Act of kindness #24: Kindness Advent Calendar

Act of kindness #24: Kindness Advent Calendar | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
It’s almost that time of year again… time to spread a little festive kindness. My Kindness Advent Calendar works just like a normal advent calendar but instead of the usual chocolate countdown, we …
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Although I think kindness is an everyday way, this might help some teachers who are unsure how to go about being kind.
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GwynethJones's curator insight, December 4, 2016 5:59 PM

I love this idea!

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20 Simple Things You Can Do Daily To Become A Mindful Person

20 Simple Things You Can Do Daily To Become A Mindful Person | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
The world we are living in today has taken away our ability to truly appreciate the little things that we should be thankful for.
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Thich Nhat Hanh reminds us that we can find the extraordinary in the ordinary when we stop and are present to the world.
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Integrating Mindfulness & Social-Emotional Learning Programs - Mindful Schools

Integrating Mindfulness & Social-Emotional Learning Programs - Mindful Schools | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
What are the similarities and differences between mindfulness and social and emotional learning (SEL)? How do the two approaches converge or collide? How might integrating mindfulness amplify the effects of existing SEL programs?

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Mindfulness benefits teachers and students.
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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, May 10, 2017 9:26 AM
I think mindfulness in schools is an essential component for the 21st Century teacher and student.
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What can Western leaders learn from Africa?

What can Western leaders learn from Africa? | Leadership and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Leontine van Hooft explains the Power of African thinking, Ubuntu and unifying leadership. Western leaders can learn from Africa.

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I have been fortunate and have spent time with people from different cultures, including African. Ubuntu is seeing the other person as a person and taking time to acknowledge their presence. As one person from Africa told me, when they are in North America, they find it difficult not to get caught up in the rush of life.
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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, February 21, 2017 4:08 PM
What if we focused on long-term relationships and sustainability? This is about Ubuntu and unifying leadership. Consider the recent American elections. It was about dividing and remains so, rather than being about unifying. The closet we come to this is servant-leadership and we avoid it, because it is hard work.