NEA will include in existing national conferences training sessions that help educators develop their leadership competency by specifically focusing on training educators in practices of mindfulness and how to use mindfulness in developing education leaders and for student success.

Rationale/Background

We know that mindfulness practices address trauma and opening neurological pathways of learning for students and educators to strengthen well being for all.

Contact

Gina Harris - IL

Cost Implications

This item cannot be accomplished with current staff and resources under the proposed Modified 2019-2020 Strategic Plan and Budget. It would cost an additional $9,380.