ISH Speaker Series V: Kevin Hawkins

The International School of Hamburg (ISH) is very proud to welcome Kevin Hawkins as part of the 5th installment of the ISH Speaker Series, which has already seen fascinating talks by renowned experts such as Lance King and “The Brain Guy” Terry Small. For interviews with both and a full session by the latter, please visit ISH’s Youtube Channel 

Kevin Hawkins will hold his highly insightful, public and free-of-charge lecture titled “Mindfulness, Wellbeing & Social-Emotional Learning in Education” in the ISH Aula at Hemmingstedter Weg 130 on January 12 at 7pm.

He has worked with adolescents in various contexts for 30+ years - as teacher, school head, and social worker in the UK, Africa, and Europe. Until recently, and for the past 10 years, he was Middle School Principal at the International School of Prague. He has taught mindfulness to teenagers, teachers and parents since 2010. He currently manages Partnership Development for the Mindfulness in Schools Project (UK) and is a lead teacher trainer for their “.b(dotb)” course for teenagers. He also works independently as a consultant and is a regular speaker, writer and presenter on mindfulness and social-emotional learning in education.

His formidable work has frequently drawn the attention of the media, among them BBC News

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to reduce your stress level and reach emotional balance, no matter whether you are a parent, student or teacher!

Please contact events@ishamburg.org for questions about the event or for arranging a school tour prior to it. Registration for the event is not necessary.