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Student Learning & Mindfulness:
An Introduction to Fostering & Supporting Student Learning

Using Mindfulness to Relieve Stress and Open the Brain to Learning

Media Alert: On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014, MCP Middle & High School presents an evening with Bruce Neustadter, MFT. With over 30 years of experience working with students, teachers and school leaders, Mr. Neustadter has developed programs to address the social and emotional issues that impact learning. He will share why, and how, to build mindfulness into a daily tool to enhance student learning.

About Mr. Neustadter: Mr. Neustadter is a graduate of the Mindfulness Education Institute and recently started a Santa Cruz consortium of educators, bringing together educational professionals to share their experiences and how they are using mindfulness to support students in school. He has spent the last 19 years working at Delta Charter High School, where he was instrumental in creating a social/emotional program for the school that includes mindfulness as a daily tool to enhance student learning. His work in schools has included consultation with faculty, administrators, and direct counseling with students.

MCP Middle & High School sponsors four annual community events to further discussion and understanding of students who learn differently. The next scheduled event is Tues., May 20th: Choosing a College for Students Who Learn Differently, with Duffy Grant.

Event Time: Tues. 4/8/14, 6-­‐7:30pm
Location: 117 Fern Street, Ste. 150, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Open to: All parents, families, & community members. Free.

Other News

 

April 19, 2012 A VERY DIFFERENT SPRING “BREAK” FOR LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT

April 3, 2012  MCP MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT CHOSEN TO REPRESENT NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AS “KIDS SPEAK UP!” REPRESENTATIVE TO U.S. CONGRESS NEXT WEEK

January 10, 2012  SMALL SCHOOL OUTWEIGHS EVERYONE TO BENEFIT LOCAL FOOD BANK