Columbia University Teachers College, Summer Principals Academy 2016: Alison and her colleague Cory Muscara teaching a daily mindfulness course to urban school leaders
MINDFUL CHANGE FROM THE INSIDE OUT
Alison Cohen, is a certified mindfulness teacher and Qualified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) teacher, a school coach at public schools in NYC and New Jersey with a track record of significant gains in student achievement, and a sought-after speaker on the critical importance of mindfulness training in school communities. In addition to her own work coaching educators and teaching mindfulness in school communities, she helps schools and outside providers develop and implement high-quality school-based mindfulness programming.
Alison has co-taught a mindfulness course entitled "Leading from the Inside Out: Self-awareness and Mindfulness Training for School Leaders" at Columbia Teachers College Summer Principals Academy. She currently teaches mindfulness at The City College of The City of New York and is also a group mentor in Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach's highly acclaimed Power of Awareness mindfulness course.
Note for NYC Department of Education schools: Alison is a DOE vendor.
WHERE HAS ALISON TAUGHT MINDFULNESS?
WHAT PARTICIPANTS IN ALISON'S COURSES AND WORKSHOPS HAVE TO SAY: