If you have not already heard about or reviewed the new ISTE Standards for Education Leaders you are in for a treat. These standards were designed as the framework to support all types of leadership roles in educational environments.
The Hemera Foundation provides full fellowships for educators to attend the foundation’s workshops focused on mindfulness. The concept of this training is to help educators to be centered and well balanced, and in turn guide their students with special needs to be focused, engaged learners.
Yoga is becoming increasing popular in schools today, often as part of physical education classes. Yoga is also one of many ways to help students with special needs learn resiliency to navigate life’s physical, emotional, and mental stressors.