Sean Guard

Sean Guard is a mindfulness instructor who helps teachers find their own version of balance, perspective, and resilience. He has been a meditation practitioner in the Soto Zen and Shambhala traditions since 1991, worked in urban public schools for fifteen years, and has been on the faculty of Passageworks since 2013. He holds a master’s degree in education and in 2015 received a Jared Polis Teacher Recognition Award for his work as the department chair for English Language Development at Aurora Central High School.

Upcoming Programs by Sean Guard

Mindfulness Retreat for Educators

Also Rona Wilensky

June 2–6, 2021

Take time to cultivate your capacity for attention, emotional balance and compassion in and out of the classroom. Designed to support you in bringing a mindful presence to your personal life and professional work in schools, this retreat includes daily periods of silent meditation practice, one full day of silence, mindful movement, solitary reflection, time […]