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SMILING CALM HEARTS OPEN OUR LEARNING
Smiling Calm Hearts Open Our Learning, Inc. (SCHOOL, Inc.) is a non-profit organization that helps children and teens develop social and emotional competence for peaceful learning in public schools. By offering the SCHOOL Yoga & Mindfulness Program, we help teachers create focused, harmonious classrooms through adapted yoga mindfulness tools. Our approach includes a specific breathing method, simple poses, meditations, positive affirmations, and stories to build well-being for educators and youths.
Since 2002, SCHOOL, Inc. has pioneered integrating yoga mindfulness methods in Title 1 schools. Over 1,000 public school teachers have trained with us in the Los Angeles Unified School District, Pasadena Unified School District, New York City Department of Education, and other school districts nationwide. Our program has served over 28,000 youth in the past seven years. Our curriculum meets Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Health and Physical Education State Standards.
Our program builds social and emotional competence---the foundation for optimal classroom and life learning.
Common Core, PE & Health Standards
Our methods are specifically designed to meet academic standards. With 22+ years of experience, we expertly adapt yoga mindfulness methods for public schools.
Group practice creates community wellness through our "we-centered" approach.
75,000+ Youth & Educators
Join the growing number of educators across the country who are nurturing peaceful learners.
"I have learned how to help my students regulate themselves emotionally and exhibit
more positive behavior. I have fostered in them habits that will make them lifelong
learners. Bringing the SCHOOL Yoga & Mindfulness Program into the classroom
has made me a better teacher as well.” - Carol G., Kindergarten Teacher
“SCHOOL Yoga is always a part of my conversation and discussion
as a best practice — what's best for kids.”- Debra L., Principal
Digital lessons to play in the classroom
SCHOOL, INC. IN THE NEWS:
Kids strike a yoga pose to enhance health
By Jessica Dominguez
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KABC) -- Practicing mindfulness has shown to have many physical and mental benefits --- from promoting self-awareness to enhancing concentration and fostering learning. Watch and read more on abc7.com. >>