Create relevant, fun yoga classes to engage your students and promote health, wellbeing, and academic success. In this workshop, you will learn the physical, mental, emotional, and social benefits of yoga for children ages 3-12 in order to develop age-appropriate lesson plans centered around central themes and concepts, as well as colorful yoga stories. You’ll finish the course ready to sequence yoga poses to meet your students’ needs , all the while adhering to National Standards for Physical Education.
Bonus! Download a free copy of the Yoga Ed. Lesson Planning Manual by enrolling in this course. This e-book details all the components of lesson planning covered in this workshop, comes complete with diagrams to facilitate learning.Recommended Background: No teaching experience necessary. Anyone interested in designing kids yoga lessons of their own is welcome to take this course.
Brynne Caleda, M.Ed., E-RYT is a leader in the field of yoga education. As CEO of Yoga Ed., Brynne champions the efficacy of innovative, evidence-based yoga programs for schools to establish lifelong foundations for student’s fitness, wellness, and productivity. Over the past decade, Brynne has worked closely with educators, health professionals, and parents to enrich school communities with yoga tools to more authentically and effectively teach to their students and children. A pioneer of yoga education in Hawaii, Brynne is also the founder of Stretch Your Imagination, a non-profit that creates sustainable yoga programs for Hawaii’s schools. When not at home in paradise with her two year old son, you can find Brynne leading trainings and empowering educators to integrate yoga into schools across Europe, Asia, and the United States.