Nina Meyerhof

As President and Founder of Children of the
Earth, Nina Meyerhof has made a life of advocating for children and youth. As her
vocation, she served as the Special Education Coordinator for a
ten-school district in southern Vermont. Dr. Meyerhof has extensive
background in the needs of all children, with Master of Arts degrees in
both Special Education and in Counseling and a Certificate of Advanced
Graduate Studies in Psychology. 

She also holds a doctorate in Educational Policy, Research, and
Administration from the University of Massachusetts, where she developed
a self-esteem model to be used in schools. The co-author of Conscious Education: The Bridge to Freedom,
she is recognized as an innovative educator committed to global
responsibility through authentic learning. Having received many awards
for her work from The Mother Theresa Award to the Citizen’s Department
of Peace Award to The International Educators Award for Peace, Nina
continues daily to focus on altering world views for creating a better