Lindsay Weiner is the founder of The EQ Child, LLC. An experienced teacher who taught 3rd and 5th grades in the NYC public schools and pre-K in Westport, CT, Lindsay is passionate about a Whole Child approach to education and the importance of teaching social emotional skills in schools today. She emphasizes the importance of children's literature and storytelling as a platform to think about and discuss social-emotional development.
Lindsay served as a family advocate for Yale University's Center for Emotional Intelligence RULER program within Westport Schools and played an integral role in extending the RULER philosophy to the broader Westport community, presenting her approach at the CASEL Conference in 2019.
Lindsay is also a co-founder of Westport Rocks, an initiative that helps build and strengthen community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
She is a graduate of the University of Michigan and holds Master’s degrees in education from New York University and Bank Street College. She lives with her family in Westport, CT.