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Happy teachers change the world : a guide for cultivating mindfulness in education / Thich Nhat Hanh, Katherine Weare.

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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 371.102 Nha (Text) 32604000204857 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 371.102 NHAT (Text) 39391006820888 Nonfiction Checked out 10/31/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 371.102 NHAT HANH (Text) 33946003250029 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781941529638
  • ISBN: 1941529631
  • Physical Description: 340 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, California : Parallax Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references (pages 330-333).
Summary, etc.: "Happy Teachers Change the World is the first official, authoritative manual of the Thich Nhat Hanh/Plum Village approach to mindfulness in education. Spanning the whole range of schools and grade levels, from preschool through higher education, these techniques are grounded in the everyday world of schools, colleges, and universities. Beginning firmly with teachers and all those working with students, including administrators, counselors, and other personnel, the Plum Village approach stresses that educators must first establish their own mindfulness practice since everything they do in the classroom will be based on that foundation. The book includes easy-to-follow, step-by-step techniques perfected by educators to teach themselves and to apply to their work with students and colleagues, along with inspirational stories of the ways in which teachers have made mindfulness practice alive and relevant for themselves and their students across the school and out into the community. The instructions in Happy Teachers Change the World are offered as basic practices taught by Thich Nhat Hanh, followed by guidance from educators using these practices in their classrooms, with ample in-class interpretations, activities, tips, and instructions. Woven throughout are stories from members of the Plum Village community around the world who are applying these teachings in their own lives and educational contexts"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Reflective teaching.
Mindfulness (Psychology)
Buddhism and education.
EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / General.
EDUCATION / Leadership.
EDUCATION / Professional Development.

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