Yoga in the classroom

2-Day Teacher/Educator Training

Join us for a 2-day Training on

Saturday, Nov. 16th + Sunday, Nov. 17th from 9 am - 4 pm!

You can join us In-Person AND Online!

$325 Early Bird Registration until Oct. 31st

$425 - Training + Practicum

Are you a School Educator? Then this is the training for you!

Enrolment in Private FB Support Group for 3 Months Post Training

In this training, we will cover:
1. Anatomy & Physiology

  • Children’s Anatomy & Physiology

  • Yoga and the Child’s Brain

  • Developmental Milestones

2.Yoga Philosophy

  • Yamas & Niyamas, Ethics

  • Cultivating Positive Relationships with Students

  • Yoga Strategies for Classroom Management

3. How yoga supports learning

  • Provide interactive lesson plans

  • Set up expectations and guidelines for behavior with the students

  • Foster a non-competitive, supportive environment

  • Provide mindful opportunities to engage students with partners

  • Teach boundaries and self-control using equipment and yoga prop

  • Teach students responsibility as they learn to care for the environment, equipment, self, and others.

4. Yoga Strategies for Students who Require a High Level of Support

  • Student-Focused Instruction

  • High needs students struggle in the classroom; the Yoga instruction offered is mindful so that each student is able to experience success.

  • Getting to know the students and their strengths, needs, and preferences to tailor instruction and activities

  • Training for various high incidence exceptionalities

  • How to differentiate instruction based on student needs (i.e. high incidence disorders and issues in the school system; Attention Deficit - Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, as well as Anxiety, Depression and stress management)

  • Teaching based on Student Learning Styles

  • Provide instruction and examples of lessons that meet the needs of visual, kinesthetic, and auditory learning styles

  • Multi-sensory approach mindful instruction that considers sensory needs

Teacher’s Tool Kit

  • Yoga Breathing Exercises & Practice Teaching

  • Yoga Poses - Learning & Practice Teaching

  • Mat Yoga & Chair Yoga

  • Sequencing Design and Implementation (How to Teach the Poses)

  • Yoga Relaxation - Learning and Practice Teaching

  • Guided Meditation and Visualization Techniques

  • Resource Reservoir for Teachers - Learning & Practice Teaching

  • Yoga Songs, Games, Adventures, Stories

  • Partner & Group Yoga Poses

Upon completion of the 16 Hour (2 Day) Training, Trainees will:

  • Receive 2-Day Kids Yoga Teacher Training Certificate of Completion

  • Receive prepared, developmentally appropriate lesson plans for their respective age/grade category (primary, elementary, intermediate, secondary)

  • Be prepared to assist students in the development of empathy, resilience, self-efficacy, and positive social skills through engagement with yoga philosophy and techniques.

To Receive Your Yoga in Schools Teacher Training Certification:

  • Submit 4 lesson plans

  • Record and submit yourself teaching two 30-minute classes

Additional Opportunities
To support teachers in continuing education, teachers who complete the 20-hour intensive training have optional access to additional resources at a discounted rate. Some additional learning options, resources, and materials available include;

- Membership in the Om School Yoga Teacher Online Community
- One on One Mentorship with an Om School Trainer
- Online Video Content Subscription - yoga songs, games, storytime, lessons