Mindful Studies students reflect on how this class has changed their lives. Their heartfelt stories are incredibly moving. Video graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Students in our Mindful Studies courses talk about the transformative impact mindfulness has had on their lives. Video graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Jared talks about how our Mindful Studies class helped him overcome challenges and learn to love himself. Video graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Akira took our Mindful Studies class at Cleveland High School. Listen to what she has to say about the importance of practicing unconditional love–even when the going gets rough. Graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Elle took our Mindful Studies class at Wilson High School. In this video, she speaks about how the class changed her life. Video graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Peace in Schools launched the first for-credit mindfulness course in a public high school in 2014. Today, mindfulness education is changing lives. Learn more at http://www.peaceinschools.org Mindfulness supports the emotional, physical and mental health of teens, leading to safer schools and a more peaceful world. Graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media

Peace in Schools launched the first for-credit mindfulness course in a public high school in 2014. Today, mindfulness education is changing lives. Learn more at http://www.peaceinschools.org Mindfulness supports the emotional, physical and mental health of teens, leading to safer schools and a more peaceful world. Graciously produced by Portland's own Bullseye Media.

Janice Martellucci is a Lead Teacher and Training Manager with Peace in Schools. 

In 2016, Janice was a recipient of the Willamette Week's Skidmore Prize. Every year, the Skidmore Prize honors a select few Portlanders who are age 35 and under and do important work for local nonprofits. 

Read more about Janice and the Skidmore prize.