Mindfulness in Education Holds Promise for Higher-Order Thinking, Emotional Resilience, and Creativity.
Mindfulness and meditation do lead to higher-order thinking faculties according the study after study and Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Jon Kabat-Zinn. Edutopia publishes an infographic on the immediate practical results: Meditation in Education Infographic.
You can view a video of Arthur Zajonc, President of the Mind and Life Institute, speaking about “The Heart of Education”, his keynote address at the 2013 Mindfulness in Education Network conference. Dr. Zajonc was introduced by Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD.