Join the “Heart-Centered” Conversation!

As supporters and followers of CEI know, we have been selected as one of the 122 Pioneers in the Children’s Wellbeing Initiative! This initiative will be awarding 10 of the Pioneers funding and mentoring services for their projects. CEI’s project is engaging schools and districts in a Heart Centered 21st Learning program. While the 10 finalists
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CEI Becomes a Pioneer in the Children’s Wellbeing Intiative

  CEI is overjoyed to announce that our “Heart-Centered 21st Century Learning” project has been named a Pioneer in the Children’s Well-Being Initiative! We have been invited into the inner council of Ashoka and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, forging a better vision for the lives of children growing up in America. Children’s Wellbeing is
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Building Compassion through Games and Strategies

By Jordan Gilliard, CEI Intern Games and fun, hands-on activities help students tackle more difficult concepts and feelings in a casual yet high-spirited way. Robert Marzano has conducted more than 60 educational studies showing that there is a significant effect on students’ academic achievement when games and activities are applied to their learning process. Activities help
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Featured Speakers: Implementing 21st Century Solutions in the Classroom

Take the Helm at the NAESP Conference in Long Beach, CA, June 30 – July 2 The future is now! Join the Center for Educational Improvement (CEI) for a panel discussion focusing on innovations in the classroom. CEI is at the forefront of innovations in neuroscience, heart centered education, STEM, rigor, and principal mentoring. Date: Tuesday, June
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A Little Extra Light for Your Holidays

By Monica Jerbi. The holiday season can be exciting and fun, but hectic! All of us at the Center for Educational Improvement (CEI) hope that you find joy and peace among all the hustle and bustle, and we’d like to bring you a little extra light along with our seasons greetings. The video below is a
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Help Fund CEI’s Partnership with Operation Respect to Create Safer School Communities

Do you ever feel like you need fresh new ideas to eliminate bullying and create safer school communities? If you do, I am sure you are as excited as I am about the partnership the Center for Educational Improvement (CEI) has with the nonprofit organization, Operation Respect, Inc. to further our signature Heart Centered Education and make schools better places for
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A’la Michael Fullan and the Ontario Principals’ Council

By Christine Mason I am in Toronto, meeting with  NAESP’s affiliate — the Ontario Principals’ Council –and ruminating on Michael Fullan’s work: Stratosphere, The New Meaning of Educational Change, and the Moral Imperative of School Leadership, to name a few. I am also reflecting on Fullan’s presentation at the NAESP conference in Baltimore where he
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