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Linda Lantieri: Give Kids More Mindfulness

April 18, 2016

Educator Linda Lantieri argues that teaching kids mindfulness and social and emotional learning practices could someday result in doing away with standardized testing in schools. But to get there, she warns, we need to understand that these practices aren't just for managing behavior—when practiced deeply and steadily, they produce a change of heart from within that can lead kids to become more kind and compassionate people. Watch the full talk: The Educator's Role in Creating Mindful Kids.