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Developing children's total potential from within: MUM educators' conference, 1-2 August

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14 July 2013

Maharishi University of Management will offer a conference for educators, August 1-2—''Developing children's total potential from within: How Consciousness-Based Education can benefit your school and how you can introduce it''—in collaboration with the David Lynch Foundation.

The conference will be held on the MUM campus in Fairfield, Iowa, USA, during the 2nd Annual ''Experience the Self'' course.

Teachers and administrators who have successfully incorporated the Quiet Time program utilizing the Transcendental Meditation® technique, a basic component of Consciousness-Based Education, will discuss their experiences with the program, as well as scientific research documenting its many benefits for students and teachers, including improved academic performance and reduced stress.

What participants will learn
∙ What is Consciousness-Based Education (CBE)?
∙ What are its benefits in elementary, middle, and high schools?
∙ What have been the experiences with CBE in public and private settings?
∙ What has scientific research in these schools shown?
∙ How to start a CBE program in your school or social service agency.

Who should attend?
∙ Teachers
∙ Guidance counselors
∙ Administrators
∙ Parents interested in education
∙ Anyone involved with schools or other social service agencies that work with children

No prior knowledge or experience with the Transcendental Meditation program or Consciousness-Based Education is required.


Christopher Jones, Ed.D.
Professor of Education, Dean of Academic Programs
Maharishi University of Management

Richard Beall, Ph.D.
Head of Maharishi School, Fairfield, Iowa

Jamie Grant, Ph.D.
Research Director, Center for Wellness and
Achievement in Education

Click here for more information about the upcoming educators' conference.

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