Meena Srinivasan, M.A.

Executive Director, Transformative Educational Leadership

Transformative Educational Leadership (TEL)

Meena Srinivasan, MA, National Board Certified Teacher, is the Executive Director of Transformative Educational Leadership (TEL) an empowering, racially and culturally diverse, compassion-centered, innovative program for educational leaders who are called to integrate mindfulness-based social, emotional, academic and ethical learning into schools and school systems ( Meena holds a Clear Administrative Services Credential in the state of California and spent five and a half years working in partnership with the CASEL to implement SEL system-wide in the Oakland Unified School District. She is the author of Teach, Breathe, Learn: Mindfulness In and Out of the Classroom (Parallax Press, 2014) and SEL Every Day: Integrating Social and Emotional Learning with Instruction for Secondary Classrooms (Norton, 2019). Learn more at