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Skagway Alaska Foundations Teacher Training

  • Skagway Recreation Center (map)

This teacher training weekend with Kelli Mae Willis will provide you with the skills you need to work with children of all ages and a special focus on K-2 and 3-6. If you have children or work with children on any level, you can positively affect the health, well-being and confidence of our next generation by taking this training. Learn how to offer playful Yoga poses, animated breathing exercises and nourishing relaxation techniques using music, crafts, books, props and educational and sensory elements to create a unique learning experience at home or in the classroom.

Whether you are a parent, a school teacher, yoga teacher, or a professional child caregiver working at a day care facility, afterschool program or a summer camp this training is for you!

Attending this single session and completing the homework will give you 20 towards Yoga Alliance requirements and Children's Yoga certification. Email YAMI YOGI founder Deven Sisler, to learn more about mentorship and how to complete your full 95 hour journey.

Date: May 24-26 Time: 10am-6:30pm

Location: Skagway Recreation Center Yoga Room

Cost: $375 Yoga Alliance CEU’s: 20



Kelli Mae Willis is a master Kids Yoga Teacher and has been working with children since 1999. After training in Hatha Yoga in India in 2007, Kelli Mae developed her skills in Kids Yoga with a CircusYoga certification in 2009. She is a Registered Children's Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance (RCYT), and she also has teaching certifications in AcroYoga, Prenatal and Postnatal Yoga (RPYT), Vinyasa and Restorative Yoga (E-RYT 200), AcroYoga Fit, and AcroYoga Family and Yoga for Schools with YAMI Yoga. Kelli Mae is a certified Waldorf teacher and has spent several years integrating Yoga elements into Waldorf early childhood and middle school classrooms. She is the Kids & Family Yoga Coordinator for True Self Yoga in Olympia, WA, where she lives with her family. Her latest project is creating and leading a Teacher Training for Yoga with Babies and Toddlers, which includes child development, mindfulness, and communication tools that work!