Calmer Choice, non-profit organization in Barnstable, Massachusetts Calmer Choice, non-profit organization in Barnstable, Massachusetts

teaching calmer choice

Teaching mindfulness: the privilege of positive impact.

Interested in what it’s like to teach kids mindfulness in schools? Join us on March 13 or 22 for a Calmer Choice Instructor Info Session to answer all your questions!

The work and mission of Calmer Choice is made possible by our team of vetted and skilled instructors. We provide intentional training to grow our team and expand our reach to more students, classrooms, schools, and communities.

Being a Calmer Choice Instructor is not a volunteer position, it is a job. We take pride in providing quality evidence-based mindfulness education to our schools, and know this requires the commitment and investment of trained and qualified mindfulness educators. Our instructors are all paid part-time employees of Calmer Choice.

Requirements to Teach Calmer Choice:

  1. Have a committed personal mindfulness practice

  2. Possess teacher certification and/or significant demonstrated classroom experience

  3. Be willing to teach in any of our partner school districts 

“I am so lucky I have this job. I see the benefits and the appreciation every time I walk into the classroom. They are so glad we are there.”
Poppy Kennedy, Instructor

Why Become a Calmer Choice Instructor

Our research-backed curriculum is proven to positively impact children and their mental health

Teaching mindfulness to children builds a stronger community, and ultimately, a brighter future for all

Our training strengthens your personal mindfulness practice outside the classroom

The Role of an Instructor

Frequently Asked Questions

Interested in becoming a Calmer Choice Instructor?
Submit an interest to be added to our list of prospective instructors.