Joelle Hood, EdD

A recognized Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year, Mindfulness Instructor, Certified Life Coach, and Educational Consultant, Joelle brings over 25 years of experience, energy and passion to helping all humans flourish. She provides leadership coaching and professional learning to districts, agencies, and organizations across the nation, specializing in SEL, School Climate, Mindfulness, and Social Emotional Wellness/Resiliency for Educators. Her research focuses on well-being for educators, influenced by the fields of emotional intelligence, mindfulness, and positive psychology. Through her work, she empowers individuals and organizations to thrive.


Empathy & SEL in the Classroom

Finding Your Magic: Cultivating Kindness, Empathy, and Compassion in the Classroom

The Science of Gratitude

The Power of Growing Gratitude, Forgiveness, and Resilience in Education