The Way of Mindful Education, Cultivating Well-Being in Teachers and Students


Assigned CEA Instructor

  • Learn at your own pace.
  • Enroll at any time.
  • Completion time frames vary for courses listed, bust most take 3 or 4 months to complete.
  • You must have earned a bachelor’s degree if registering for credit.

Course Material: The following book is required for this course,

Rechtschaffen, Daniel. The Way of Mindful Education. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.

Description: This course explores ‘mindful education’ as a classroom enhancement strategy with the intent to enhance student achievement. Characteristics of a “mindful teacher” will be highlighted as will “mindful practices” for the classroom. The course is comprised of 5 modules. The modules offer information and ideas about mindful education that teachers may consider adopting to improve classroom settings and student learning experiences.

Course Purpose: The purpose of this course is to encourage educators to explore “Mindful Education” as a strategy to enhance student achievement and classroom settings.


  • Develop an awareness of mindful education as it relates to classroom enhancement
  • Develop an understanding of and apply mindful education strategies and practices
  • Create a mindful activity geared toward improving student achievement
  • Final Reflection


Online Graduate Professional Development & Continuing Education Credit Courses for Teachers

Cancellation Policy:

A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after registering for the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided. Please e-mail CEA at to request to cancel your completed registration.