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April 22-26, 2024

Orlando, Florida

CACFP · Afterschool Meals · Summer Food

Research & Resources Track | CEU Specialty 1 | Beginner

Mindfulness and SEL Practices for Educators and Children

Mindful practice supports an educator’s ability to grow self-awareness, recognize how emotions and thoughts contribute to interactions with others, and respond to children with compassion. Explore mindful practices and social-emotional learning (SEL) for educators and children to promote a caring, equitable ECE community.

  1. Understand how to cultivate mindful practices for an equitable classroom.  
  2. Identify the core areas of mindful practice and the connection to SEL. 
  3. Get resources related to mindfulness and SEL that support well-being. 

Presented by

Julia Gest Web 2023

Julia Gest, MEd

Early Learning Program Development Specialist, The Pennsylvania State University

Holly Hatton WEb

Holly Hatton, PhD

Associate Professor and Early Childhood Extension Specialist, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Standard Registration Through Feb 29

$529 Members | $629  Non-Members

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