Minor Requirements

Combining contemporary best practices in teaching with mindfulness and wisdom traditions, the Contemplative Education minor emphasizes the development of students’ capacities to cultivate presence and compassion in order to meet the complex needs of today’s diverse classrooms.

Required Courses for the Minor in Contemplative Education

  • EDU-245 Multicultural Education & Contemplative Critical Pedagogy (3)

  • EDU-300 Nature and Education (3)

  • EDU-330 Holistic & Contemplative Teaching Methods (3)

  • EDU-445 Multicultural Children’s Literature (3)

Total Credits: 12

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