Welcome to the YogaKids’ Training Events Calendar. Here you’ll find the dates and locations for all our upcoming live trainings. We offer 2 types of trainings: Level 1 (Foundations) and Level 3  (Transformations). Both are part of our Certification Program.

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Foundations | Louisville, Kentucky

January 27, 2018 - January 28, 2018

$549.00

This is a stand-alone training event AND the first step of our Full Certification track.

Learn all the benefits of Full Certification here.

This event, held in areas around the world, introduces attendees to the YogaKids’ one-of-a-kind way of teaching yoga to children. The YogaKids program is more than just poses. It blends traditional yoga and its benefits with theories of multiple learning styles in a comprehensive, imaginative, and playful approach to education. This revolutionary approach, developed by YogaKids founder, yoga-pioneer/ educator/author Marsha Wenig, has been helping children — along with adults — discover the pleasures and benefits of yoga for over 20 years.

Attendees will experience 2 full days of life-changing love and laughter, led by one of our experienced trainers. They will be introduced to all 14 of the YogaKids Elements, the building blocks of this amazing program. These Elements (Math Medley, Laughing Language, Visual Vignettes… to name just a few) incorporate all the different ways children learn. They combine yoga with reading, writing, science, art, music, games, ecology, philosophy and much more — and thus, create a matrix for learning that’s accessible to all children.

Attendees also will be introduced to the 20 categories of YogaKids poses/activities. The YogaKids program has over 185 poses/activities and the Foundations Training teaches 85 of them. (The others can be learned by joining the Certification track.) Some poses are based on traditional yoga asanas, while many are unique to the YogaKids program. In addition, attendees will learn successful strategies for lesson planning and will have the opportunity to team-teach an original YogaKids class to children. Other topics covered during the workshop include teaching teens, inclusive teaching, and guidelines for teaching a successful YogaKids class.

Foundations Training events are for anyone wanting to give the gift of yoga to children: yogis, parents, teachers, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and other child-focused professionals. No yoga experience is required.


 TRAINING HOURS 

  • Saturday, January 27, 2018: 9:00AM– 6:00PM
  • Sunday, January 28, 2018: 9:00AM – 6:00PM

LOCATION

Yogaia Yoga School
2720 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206


TRAINER: Jen Durie-O’Brien

In addition to being a Certified YogaKids Teacher, Jen is also an Occupational Therapist practicing since 1998, with a focus in pediatrics and sensory integration since 2001. She is passionate and believes in supporting one child at a time through the integration of yoga and occupational therapy principles, while empowering balance in our children and our own lives!

 

 


 

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Details

Start:
January 27, 2018
End:
January 28, 2018
Cost:
$549.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://store.yogakids.com/shop/foundations-level-1-training/

Venue

Yogaia Yoga School
2720 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY , KY 40206 United States
Phone:
502-608-7735
Website:
http://yogaiayogaschool.com/index.html

Interested in teaching YogaKids?

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YogaKids is recognized by Yoga Alliance as a Registered Children’s Yoga School.