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July 22, 2019—July 27, 2019
Mindful Schools Mindful Teacher Certification Program 2019 Closing Retreat
Please note: Attending both the Opening Retreat July 2 – 7, 2018 and the Closing July 22 – 27, 2019 dates are required for completion of the Mindful Teacher Certification Program. Participants can only register for this retreat if they have been accepted into the Mindful Teacher program through Mindful Schools. Please visit our website for details.
In our blended learning model, the week-long residential retreats bookend the year-long program. These retreats are the embodied expression of the wisdom and compassion of mindfulness practice. For the program’s participants, they offer a uniquely rich and immersive practice experience that supports growth and development in two ways: silent mindfulness practice and professional skills development.
In between the two in-person retreats is an intensive 10-month training program. The online components of the program strive to maintain a high degree of personal, interactive learning that is supported by the guiding teachers and fellow practitioners. The online learning elements allow engagement with the course content in a variety of different ways, and participants can expect to spend 3-5 hours each week involved in the following activities: online learning content, live group calls, cohort meetings, daily sits, expert-led workshops and talks, and a teaching lab.