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Compassion

Time Outs, Strong Emotions & Needing Space: Lessons from a Buddhist Preschool

December 16, 2020
Deborah McNamara offers her experiences applying the Principles of Contemplative Parenting shared by Alaya Preschool in Boulder, Colorado.

MindUP For Families Support Pack

September 21, 2020
A set of free downloadable resources from MindUP, designed to support families in cultivating mindfulness, awareness, compassion, an understanding of the brain, and more.

Free MindUP Activities for Educators

September 21, 2020
A set of free resources offered by the acclaimed SEL programme MindUP

Review of Our Animal Neighbors

September 14, 2020
A review of the new book by Matthieu Ricard and Jason Gruhl that offers a friendly perspective on how we relate to the beings with whom we share earth.

Free Download: Coloring Pages from Everything Is Connected

August 10, 2020
Download a set of coloring pages inspired by Ignasi Font’s illustrations from Everything Is Connected.

A Morning Prayer for Children to Start Their Day

July 17, 2020
Our advisor Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche provided the seed statement for this prayer for children to say in the morning. More will be published as part of a children's prayer book later in 2020. 

How Is Everything Connected?

April 23, 2020
How am I connected to everything? Download a set of worksheets filled with activities, reflections, and practices to help children answer this important question.

Practice for Saving the Lives of Animals

April 16, 2020
A life-release practice to do with children.

Dilemmas about Helping and Not Harming

April 16, 2020
This short activity engages students in a discussion about the 10 positive and negative actions.

Education of the Heart: Research-backed Educator Resources

April 8, 2020
This website offers an extensive selection of readings and resources, covering topics such as Social and Emotional Learning, mindfulness and awareness in education, the value of kindness and compassion in the classroom, and more.