"Ms. Theo Koffler is the founder of Mindfulness Without Borders (MWB), a nonprofit organization noted for its peace and leadership education programs in underserved communities. MWB programs focus on bringing core practices in social-emotional learning and mindfulness- based education to youth and their educators to help strengthen their social skills for success in everyday life. Since 2007, MWB collaborates with secondary schools, community organizations and like-minded NGO’s in Rwanda, Uganda, Nigeria, Israel and most recently in North America.
"Ms. Koffler was awarded Millennium Development Ambassador, by Teachers Without Borders; she is advisor to Connecting For Change, and InnerKids Foundation; former board member of The Hawn Foundation; and former program advisor to Garrison Institute’s Contemplation and Education Initiative. "
Resources and articles
- Association for Mindfulness in Education 2011 conference, organizational web page, accessed June 12, 2013.