Patricia A. Jennings

Patricia A. Jennings, MEd, PhD, is an internationally recognized leader in the fields of social and emotional learning and mindfulness in education with a specific emphasis on teacher stress and how it impacts the social and emotional context of the classroom and student well-being and learning. She is an Associate Professor of Education at the Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia.

Books by Patricia A. Jennings

  1. Book CoverMindfulness for Teachers: Simple Skills for Peace and Productivity in the Classroom

    Mindful awareness practices to help teachers recognize and regulate emotional reactivity in their classrooms.More

  2. Book CoverMindfulness in the PreK-5 Classroom: Helping Students Stress Less and Learn More (SEL SOLUTIONS SERIES)

    Tips and tools for promoting calm and focused attention in the classroom.More

  3. Book CoverThe Trauma-Sensitive Classroom: Building Resilience with Compassionate Teaching

    Selected as a "Favorite Book for Educators in 2018" by Greater Good.

    From the author of Mindfulness for Teachers, a guide to supporting trauma-exposed students.