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July 2020

Caring for the Present Moment: webinar series 4/4

July 10, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Online

This is the fourth of a four-part webinar series sponsored by Avalokita Center and Wake Up Schools. Languages: English, Italian and French This is the first of four webinars, which are being held on the following Fridays: May 29 2020 June 12 2020 June 26 2020 July 10 2020   With Richard Brady and Kaira Jewel Lingo.   - Each webinar will start at 12:30 pm EDT (6:30 pm CEST), instead of 2:00 pm EDT, and will last about 90 minutes.…

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International Family Retreat

July 28, 2020 - August 2, 2020

Join monks and nuns from Plum Village, Deer Park, Blue Cliff and Magnolia Grove Monasteries for an online family retreat Tuesday 28 July to Sunday 2 August, 2020 What if we could bring the nuns and monks of the Plum Village tradition right into our homes? This is the invitation of this online family retreat: to turn our home into Plum Village, Deer Park, Blue Cliff, and Magnolia Grove for six days, so that, as a family, we can sing practice…

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November 2020

Online Level II Transmission Ceremony

November 8, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online

Ceremony to Transmit Wake Up Schools Level II at Deer Park via Zoom We hope you can join us to share in this happy moment as we support the teachers who been engaged in our Level II program. The ceremony will be broadcast via Zoom. Details are below (note that there is a passcode required to access). Please know that we are not in a position to offer IT support for connection. Time: Nov 8, 2020 04:00 PM Pacific Time…

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January 2021

Happy Teachers Sangha

January 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Online

Dear teachers, We know that it's been a challenging year and we are so grateful for the many hearts that you have taken care of throughout this year. We hope that during the holidays you have time to rest, connect and recharge. And to help with that, we'd love to offer our first Happy Teachers Sangha! This is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation,…

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February 2021

Happy Teachers Sangha

February 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Dear teachers, This is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation, circle sharing & songs to nourish our hearts. No experience needed and all are most welcome. TIME: 12 noon - 1.45pm Eastern Standard Time (= 5pm-6.45pm GMT) The sangha will be offered in English at this time. We hope to create spaces in other languages in the future. Link: https://adventure2learning.zoom.us/j/87320694441?pwd=cnhpcUJHSHBxL0FLNGtyOWhkN3VBdz09 With password: together

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March 2021

International Family Sangha

March 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Online

  Dear friends, In Summer 2020, four monasteries came together to host an International Family Retreat. There was a great energy to continue creating opportunities for families to practice joyfully together, and the International Family Sangha was born! Our teacher invited educators to first practice for themselves, then with their families - and after that, to bring mindfulness practice into their schools and universities. We aim to hold a monthly two-hour practice space together. It will have separate spaces for…

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Happy Teachers Sangha – 20 March 2021

March 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Dear teachers, Happy Teachers Sangha is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation, circle sharing & songs to nourish our hearts. No experience needed and all are most welcome. This sangha meeting is also part of the World Happiness Week - celebrating the International Day of Happiness on 20 March. TIME: 12 noon – 1.45pm Eastern Standard Time In March 2021 with Daylight Savings Time…

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April 2021

Retiro online Wake Up Schools (Spanish)

April 13

  Con alegría y gratitud, continuamos con los cursos online de Wake Up Schools de la tradición de Plum Village, para hacer llegar a más personas las enseñanzas de cómo implementar el mindfulness en sus vidas y en el entorno educativo. El próximo curso comienza el martes 13 de abril a las 18:00h. Se distribuye en 10 sesiones: los martes de 18:00 a 20:00h desde el 13 de abril hasta el 15 de junio. y un Día de Plena Consciencia…

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Happy Teachers Sangha

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Online

Dear teachers, Happy Teachers Sangha is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation, circle sharing & songs to nourish our hearts. No experience needed and all are most welcome. TIME: 12 noon – 1.45pm Eastern Standard Time (5pm GMT – please check what your local time is) The sangha will be offered in English and we have breakout rooms in several languages (organised according to…

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May 2021

Happy Teachers Sangha

May 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Online

Dear teachers, Happy Teachers Sangha is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation, circle sharing & songs to nourish our hearts. No experience needed and all are most welcome. Theme for May: Taking Care of Teachers TIME: 12 noon – 1.45pm Eastern Standard Time (5pm GMT – please check what your local time is) The sangha will be offered in English and we have breakout rooms…

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June 2021

Happy Teachers Sangha

June 12 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Online

Dear teachers, Happy Teachers Sangha is an opportunity to practice, connect with each other and offer unconditional care to ourselves. The format will be: guided practices, total relaxation, circle sharing & songs to nourish our hearts. No experience needed and all are most welcome. Theme for June: Free at Work TIME: 12 noon – 1.45pm Eastern Standard Time (5pm UTC – please check what your local time is) The sangha will be offered in English and we have breakout rooms in…

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Happy Teachers Weekend Retreat in EIAB (online)

June 18 @ 5:00 pm - June 20 @ 4:00 pm
European Institute of Applied Buddhism, Schaumburgweg 3
Waldbröl , North Rhine-Westphalia 51545 Germany

A course with Tineke Spruytenburg and Miles Dunmore ‘Happy Teachers Change the World!’ wrote Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, and from this Wake Up Schools was born. This weekend is designed for everybody working in any kind of school, regardless of the work they do, administrators as well as teachers, who are willing to explore the richness of the practice. From Friday 17:00 till Sunday 16:00, we will explore how to become a Happy Teacher by practicing together and looking…

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Online educators retreat (experienced practitioners) at EIAB

June 25 - June 29
Online
€140

A course with Tineke Spruytenburg, Miles Dunmore, Thay Phap Dung and Thay Phap Luu Mindfulness in education ~ what next ? Today young people face a complex, challenging future, dealing with climate crisis and social injustice. They face challenges retaining their sense of self worth amidst the forces of relentless advertising and powerful social media. In the midst of this, we, their teachers, know how they long to engage in the world purposefully and ethically. How does mindfulness in education…

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Webinar: Walking the Teacher’s Path with Mindfulness

June 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

Please join us as longtime international mindfulness educator, Dharma Teacher Richard Brady shares about his new book, Walking the Teacher’s Path with Mindfulness: Stories for Reflection and Action. Fellow author and former Plum Village monastic Kaira Jewel Lingo will lead this conversation with Richard, which will include stories about how mindfulness changed his life and the lives of students and other educators and how he brought his own mindfulness practice to school. We hope you can join us! Wednesday 30…

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July 2021

Webinar: MINDFULNESS-BASED DEEP LEARNING  (Vietnamese)

July 3
Online

Webinar: MINDFULNESS-BASED DEEP LEARNING  Date: July 3, 2021 Time: 2:30-4:30 pm Event Categories: Online, Webinar Language: Vietnamese Organizers: Wake Up Schools, An Ban Social Enterprise Register: https://bit.ly/HocSauThongQuaThucHanhChanhNiem   We would like to invite teachers and educators who care for educational innovation and school well-being to join Assoc. Prof. Le Van Hao and Dr. Nguyen Thu Le Hang in this webinar. They will share their pedagogical interests and their long experience of how mindfulness can be a foundation for students’ deep…

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