Teaching with the HEART in Mind provides a comprehensive roadmap to the psychology of emotions, relationships, and adversity in learning while equipping educators to teach SEL skills and develop their own emotional intelligence.
“Anyone who is looking for a practical and research-based guide to strengthen school communities through social emotional learning should read this book.”
– Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond, Learning Policy Institute President
“I encourage all educators committed to understanding and implementing quality social and emotional learning to read this excellent resource.”
– Dr. Roger Weissberg, CASEL Chief Knowledge Officer
Dr. Lorea Martínez Pérez is the award-winning Founder of HEART in Mind, a company dedicated to helping schools and organizations integrate social emotional learning in their practices, products, and learning communities. An educator who has worked with children and adults internationally, Dr. Martínez is a faculty member at Columbia University Teachers College, educating aspiring principals in Emotional Intelligence. Previously, she was a special education teacher and administrator.
A Year of Growth
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Deflating Educator Stress
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