teacher training

What Qualities to Look for in a Buddhist Educator

July 8, 2021
When hiring teachers for a Buddhist school, credentials are not necessarily the most important thing—nor is being a "good" Buddhist. Here's what to look for instead.

Center for Advancement of Contemplative Education CACE

December 8, 2020
About the Naropa University Center for the Advancement of Contemplative Education

Contemplative Education Resources from Naropa University

November 30, 2020
Classroom practices and resources for contemplative education from Naropa University's Center for the Advancement of Contemplative Education.

My Experience with Abiding Heart Education’s Child Development Course

November 20, 2020
"Child Development from Birth to Rebirth," now offered online, took me on a journey of self-discovery and inquiry, through lectures on Buddhism, developmental science, meditation and medicine, arts and dance.

About Abiding Heart Education’s 2021 Teacher Training Courses

November 6, 2020
About Abiding Heart Education's new online Teacher Training courses for kindergarten, primary education and the Experiential Buddhist Foundation Studies.

A glimpse into the Abiding Heart Kindergarten Curriculum

November 6, 2020
A glimpse into the content of the kindergarten curriculum that trainees learn how to teach at Abiding Heart Education.

Teaching With Bravery Online Course

June 24, 2020
Self-paced online course that guides the teacher in developing a unified practice of meditation and teaching.

5 Ways to Help Children Be Who They Are

June 18, 2020
We as teachers can serve as a pivotal inspiration for genuineness to arise in our students. Here are five specific ways to promote a child’s ability to feel comfortable with who they are.

My Experience Teaching English in Nepal (Part I)

June 3, 2020
The first in a series of blog posts about my personal experience teaching English at the Maratika Monastery in Nepal.

Experiential Buddhist Education Specializing in Kindergarten (Held in Nepal)

August 27, 2019
Interested in becoming a kindergarten teacher? This 2-year course from Abiding Heart Education brings together the Buddhist view, meditation and everyday application with the Waldorf/Steiner Education framework.