The Teaching Well strives to continually gather and offer the most helpful and supportive information, research, and practices through books, articles, grant sites, and more. You can always check out our Facebook page or our Instagram account to see all our featured content if you’d like more resources. Below are our "best of" lists for yourself, your colleagues, your students’ families and your community.
Courage to Teach, Parker Palmer
Mindfulness for Teachers, Tish Jennings
First Aid for Teacher Burnout: How You Can Find Peace, Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
Teach, Breathe, Learn, Meena Srinivasan.
Happy Teachers Change the World: A Guide For Cultivating Mindfulness In Education, Thich Nhat Hanh (TNH) and Katherine Weare.
Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness, D. Schoeberlein.
Success, Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students, Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
How to Make Data Work: A Guide for Educational Leaders, Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
Peace Is Every Step,Thich Nhat Hanh
Inward, Yung Pueblo
Growing Up Mindful, Christopher Willard, PSYD.
Growing Mindful Cards, Christopher Willard, PSYD.
Guided Mindfulness Meditation Series 3(CDs), Jon Kabat-Zinn
Mindfulness For Beginners, Jon Kabat-Zinn
Wherever You Go, There You Are, Jon Kabat-Zinn
Real World Mindfulness For Beginners: Navigate Daily Life One Practice at a Time, Brenda Salgado
Loving Kindness-The Revolutionary Art of Happiness, Sharon Salzburg
Taking Time To Just Be, Helen Exley
The Mindful Brain, Dan Siegel
Focus: The Hidden Drive of Excellence, Dan Goleman
The Force of Kindness: Change Your Life with Love & Compassion, Sharon Salzberg (book and CD).
Mindful Games, Susan Kaiser Greenland
Mindfulness in Eight Weeks: The Revolutionary 8-Week Plan to Clear Your Mind and Calm Your Life, Michael Chaskalson
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain and Illness, Jon Kabat-Zinn
Waking the Tiger, Peter Levine
The Body Keeps the Score, Bessel Van Der Kolk
Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers, Robert Sapolsky
The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity, Nadine Burke-Harris
Trauma Stewardship, Laura van Dernoot Lipsky
Race, Equity, Trauma + Healing:
My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending our Hearts + Bodies, Resmaa Menakem
White Fragility, Robin D’Angelo
Respect, Sara Lawrence-Lightfood
Culturally-Responsive Teaching + The Brain, Zaretta Hammond
Emergent Strategy, Adrienne Marie Brown
Turning to One Another: Simple Conversations to Restore Hope to the Future, Margaret Wheatley
Mindful of Race, Ruth King
Self-Care + Mindfulness
Mindfulness In the Classroom
Retention and Sustainability
Well-Being and Equitable Classrooms
Whole School Well-Being
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