Resources for Schools and Teachers
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 to see all our featured content, and below some "best of" lists for yourself and your peers.
Funding for Classrooms & Schools:
Happy Teachers Change the World: A Guide For Cultivating Mindfulness In Education By Thich Nhat Hanh (TNH) and Katherine Weare.
Peace Is Every Step By Thich Nhat Hanh.
Inward By Yung Pueblo
Presence Process By Michael Brown
Courage to Teach By Parker Palmer
Mindfulness for Teachers By Tish Jennings
First Aid for Teacher Burnout: How You Can Find Peace By Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
Teach, Breathe, Learn By Meena Srinivasan.
Growing Up Mindful By Christopher Willard, PSYD.
Growing Mindful Cards By Christopher Willard, PSYD.
Guided Mindfulness Meditation Series 3 (CDs) By Jon Kabat-Zinn
Mindfulness For Beginners By Jon Kabat-Zinn
Wherever You Go, There You Are By Jon Kabat-Zinn
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face
Stress, Pain and Illness By Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Real World Mindfulness For Beginners: Navigate daily life one practice at a time By Brenda Salgado
Loving Kindness-The Revolutionary Art of Happiness By Sharon Salzburg
Taking Time To Just Be By A Helen Exley Giftbook.
The Mindful Brain By Dan Siegel.
Focus: The Hidden Drive of Excellence By Dan Goleman.
The Force of Kindness: Change Your Life with Love & Compassion By Sharon Salzberg (book and CD).
Mindful Games By Susan Kaiser Greenland.
Mindfulness in Eight Weeks: The Revolutionary 8 week plan to clear your mind and calm your life By Michael Chaskalson.
Mindful Teaching and Teaching Mindfulness By D. Schoeberlein.
Success, Engaging & Challenging Gifted Students By Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
How to Make Data Work: A Guide for Educational Leaders By Jenny Grant Rankin, PhD
Yoga for Teachers video
Increase circulation and wellness with A Step-By-Step Guide To Dry Skin Brushing
Reduce stress and grow resilience with 6 Ways to Better Understand—and Care For—Yourself.
Mindful.org's online magazine, The Future of Education: Mindful Classrooms—reporting on everything from mediation for students to a special profile of 5 mindful educators across North America. You can download the pdf here.
We love this Guerilla Bathroom Campaign created by Bree Rombi from Fremont High School. "Place in the staff bathroom Take what you need Replace when all has been taken!" Download the pdf poster for your school bathrooms here.
Article on how the quality of positive relationships between teachers strengthen wellness and school culture overall
Top 15 slides of advice and support from Veteran Teachers
Stop, Breathe and Think