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Yoga for Schools Training Weekend

  • Namaspa Yoga Community 1135 Northwest Galveston Avenue Bend, OR, 97701 United States (map)

This weekend will deepen your understanding of yoga, deep relaxation, meditation and mindfulness. This training will give you tangible tools to sharing the gifts of breath, body awareness, self-regulation and focusing at home and in schools.

  • Bringing yoga "body breaks" into a classroom to promote holistic learning
  • Generating Seasonal & School appropriate Curriculum
  • Bodily Systems: Immune & Energetic
  • Quieting, Centering & Focusing Games & Exercises
  • In-depth exploration of breathing and meditation techniques
  • Partner, and group poses for children & families
  • Business of Yoga
  • Practice Teaching

Every session will explore: tools of self-expression; compassionate communication; constructive feedback and vocal empowerment; yoga philosophy; techniques for managing a yoga class in a studio and other environments; how to integrate family and siblings; age appropriate goals, games, teaching techniques; group asana, breathing techniques and partner yoga.

This course is Yoga Alliance approved. It counts 15 contact hours, and homework will count 3 non-contact hours towards certification.

This Session will run Friday 6-8p, Saturday 1p-6p, Sunday 9a-6p
REGISTRATION for "Yoga in Schools: Module #4” at Namaspa
$365 per weekend. Payment plans available.