Our passion & purpose is to help schools transform limiting beliefs, mindsets, and practices; and, to help teachers overcome stress so they can tend to the business of changing the world.
MISSION & VISION
S.A.G.E.’s mission is simple-- to make schools better for children.
S.A.G.E. imagines a world where schools are loving spaces for all children, where a school's social-emotional well-being, culture, and climate are as important as its academics, performance, and ranking.
For this vision to manifest, it is imperative that we support the well-being of educators who take care of our children. Through our holistic approach, S.A.G.E. Wellness:
Advances well-being in schools;
Supports educator self-care; and
HOW WE SAGE
Our Mindful Leaders Apprenticeship Program is a 21-week apprenticeship, where students develop mindfulness and conflict resolution skills to cultivate leadership, growth, and mastery.
Our Mindful Leaders Online School offers a train-the-trainer curriculum and courses.
We strive to build educator capacity in a way that enhances well-being. Our workshops blend learnings from a cross-section of fields, but the common denominator is always mindfulness.
TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR PARTNERS
"Your lesson yesterday was WONDERFUL! I feel like that was the most engaging and thought-provoking PD that I have ever experienced in my 21 years of teaching! I am using some of your ideas about restorative justice to use a discussion today in Spanish. It ties in perfectly to the idea of EXPERIENCES - which is our unit at the moment.
A.C.E. Charter High School
"This has honestly been the most helpful self-select workshop since I've started this journey with TFA. Thank you for making me vulnerable. Thank you for taking me to my happy place. And, thank you for listening. So blessed to have met you!"
Teach for America Fellow
"Mindful Leaders is the answer to the question, "What next?". It is engaging, empowering, and absolutely necessary in every adolescent classroom."
International Educator & Author of "Hair"
46% of teachers report high daily stress-the highest rate of daily rate among all occupations, tied with nurses and higher than physicians.
Teacher Stress and Health: Effects on Teachers, Students, and Schools | Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
EDUCATOR STRESS + WAYS MINDFULNESS REDUCES IT + BUILDS CAPACITY
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