New World Productions  Minneapolis, MN / Explainer

This is a video we produced for MindUp and The Goldie Hawn Foundation to feature this research-based curriculum consisting of 15 lessons that use the latest information about the brain to dramatically improve behavior and learning for all students. As a promotional video it highlights an overview of these easy strategies for helping students focus their attention, improve their self-regulation skills, build resilience to stress, and develop a positive mind-set in both school and life. As an in the classroom video presentation, it’s a great tool for showcasing these lessons that fit easily into any schedule and require minimal preparation. It features Kathryn Oberg, a 5th grade teacher from Peter Hobert Elementary School that talks about these classroom management tips and content-area activities that help you to extend the benefits of MindUP throughout the school year.