What Changes When a School Embraces Mindfulness? | MindShift | KQED News

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     It is no secret to regular readers of this blog that I believe we need a total transformation of American education. While we work toward that, it is important to make visible the good things that are happening in schools everywhere.

     Today’s story comes from the Marysville School in Portland, Oregon and shows the incredible difference that an approach called MindUp has made in the lives of children and teachers as they recover from the traumatic fire that destroyed the old school.

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“Taking the time to practice mindfulness, every day, several times a day, has made a big difference at a school trying to overcome trauma.”

Source: What Changes When a School Embraces Mindfulness? | MindShift | KQED News

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Courtesy of Art Therapy with Create and Transform

Courtesy of Art Therapy with Create and Transform

The Creative Apothecary Wants to Visit the Marysville School in Portland!

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