Fulbright Scholar, keynote speaker, and
internationally known expert in social and emotional learning
and conflict resolution, Linda Lantieri, serves as Director
of The Inner Resilience Program, co-founder of the Resolving Conflict Creatively Program (RCCP) and is
one of the founding board members of the Collaborative for
Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL).
With over 40 years of experience in education as a teacher and director
of a middle school in East Harlem, and faculty member at Hunter
College in New York City, Linda Lantieri has shown a lifetime
of commitment to enriching the daily lives of adults and children
alike. She is the coauthor of Waging Peace in Our Schools,
editor of Schools with Spirit: Nurturing the Inner Lives
of Children and Teachers and author of Building Emotional
Intelligence: Techniques to Cultivate Inner Strength in Children.