Kelly Knoche is the Founder of The Teaching Well, a multi-leveled systemic approach to bringing wellness back into school systems. In this role she has mentored hundreds of teachers, led trainings to thousands and has built an organization committed to living its values of honest communication, somatic embodiment and transparency.
Kelly recently completed a fellowship with TEL (Transformative Educational Leadership) which brought educational leaders together from across the country to support equitable, large-scale systemic change in K-12 education. A lifelong student of healing, spirituality and wellness, she has studied with community healers, indigenous elders and mindfulness teachers throughout the Bay Area, New York, New Mexico and Southern California. She is a certified doula, 400-hour yoga teacher, and has been trained in both the Mindful Schools and Niroga Institute’s Mindfulness programs.