Do You Want to Be Famous?

It’s Summer Yoga Time! Hello all, Today, I want to start off with some questions for you: Do you want to be famous? What is your idea of Success? What do we teach kids about success? How do we inspire kids to challenge themselves but not get fanatical. How do we teach children and teens about moderation but also keep them from getting lazy? How can kids be self sufficient and also be able to love others? These are the

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How to Start to Teach Kids Yoga – Part 2

Keeping Kids Attention in Yoga Class CONFESSIONS OF A NEWBIE KIDS’ YOGA TEACHERIn my last post, Ling from Singapore asked about how to get started teaching kids yoga. This account of her first class really gives a clear picture of what it can be like to teach real kids, as opposed to adults pretending to be kids in a training course. Here are the ups and downs of her very first yoga class. Thanks to Ling for her honesty and

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How to Start to Teach Kids Yoga – Part 1

Teaching One of My First Yoga Birthday Parties This question came to the Teaching Kids Yoga blog from a yoga teacher in Singapore who is new to teaching kids yoga . In this post I answer her question with advice for a “newbie to teaching kids yoga.” In the next post you’ll hear Ling’s account of her first yoga class. Thanks to Ling for her honesty and courage in her desire to be a powerful teacher of yoga for kids.

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One of the Biggest Dangers of Kids Yoga

Can You Spot the Dangers? I was reminded once again of one of the biggest dangers in kids yoga classes, and maybe even one of the biggest dangers of being around kids. No, its not loving them too much. Nor is it trying to protect them from getting hurt, thereby never letting them grow. Sure these are important, but there’s one thing I’ve found to be even more dangerous than these. The problem is we forget about it until it

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