#GoodNewsNextWeek: Your Kids Will Meditate In School (Video)

MACLEANS-MEDITATION-05.23.14-TORONTO, ON: Grade 3 students at the Dewson Street Junior Public School attend a meditation class called "Area 33." The class is run by Phys-Ed teacher Mary-Ann Kowal in an effort to promote relaxation and self reflection in a world where children are often over-managed and being told what to do on a constant basis. Photograph by Cole Garside


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20160926_goodnewsnextweek034-videoThis week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Last week’s cats subway cats are this week’s therapy dogs; the love hormone can bring spiritual enlightenment; and one school in Baltimore is trying out meditation instead of punishment.

Notes/Links:

Funeral Dogs
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/778245787537014785

‘Love Hormone’ Also Boosts Feelings Of Spiritual Enlightenment
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/779877230881153025

Baltimore Students Get “Mindful Moments” of Meditation, Not Punishment
https://twitter.com/swaggerprance/status/777920954114543617
https://twitter.com/AtomicPair/status/779183707575812096

What’s the Difference Between Dopamine, Serotonin, Oxytocin and Endorphins?
https://www.quora.com/Whats-the-difference-between-dopamine-serotonin-oxytocin-and-endorphins

Dutch Bike Maker Sees Huge Reduction In Delivery Damage by Printing TV On Box 🚴📺
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/780418180107816962

Swedish Government Wants To Reward Citizens Who Repair, Not Toss
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/779505302014156800

‘Purr-ifier’ Inventor Creates Way To Help Phoenix Veterans, Cat Lovers
https://twitter.com/erikmoshe/status/778974352129855488