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Understanding and Practicing Mindfulness

Mindfulness is showing up everywhere I look: a segment with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes, cover stories in Parade Magazine, Time and Scientific American, as well as frequent stories in the New York Times. You might be wondering, what exactly is Mindfulness and how is it related to Engaged Teaching? First and foremost, mindfulness is […]

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Summer Practice: Cultivating Teaching Presence

Summer is a wonderful time to replenish ourselves, develop our own inner capacities, and cultivate our “teaching presence”. We define teaching presence as the aspect of teaching that relates to who we are, how we authentically express ourselves, and how we engage and develop relationships with our students. Beyond technique, strategy, and curricula, “teaching presence” […]

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End of Year Renewal

In these last few months of the school year, the speed and pace can feel wildly unmanageable at times.  As “spring fever” hits, we may find it increasingly more difficult to remain in the moment and be present for our students and ourselves.  In this way, slowing down and engaging in self-care is even more […]

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