Yoga for Boys Preview and Upcoming Events

Here’s the inside scoop on some upcoming Young Yoga Masters events including a sneak peak of the new pictures for Yoga for Boys:  Yoga Man vs. The Stressor project.   The April Kids Yoga Teacher Training is almost half full, so if you’ve been thinking of registering – do it soon.  Plus, I’ll be at a booth at the Yoga Show and Conference in Toronto at the end of March. Here’s what’s happening: Yoga for Boys: Yoga Man vs.  The Stressor

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Character Development: Honesty

( In my city, Toronto (Canada), school teachers guide kids on themes of Character Development. I went to the Yoga In My School specialist, Donna Freeman, for some yogic insight bout them. Thank you to Donna for this monthly series.) Personal and Universal Honesty by Donna Freeman www.YogaInMySchool.com Teaching children to be honest is a primary goal of their upbringing.  A common childhood tendency is to stretch the truth, exaggerate, or tell little lies that often lead to bigger ones.

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Kids Yoga for Disabilities

First off, take a look at this fun video of two Canadians, Rick Mercer (comedian/host) and Rick Hanson (Man in Motion hero/educator) blowing away all ideas of what one can and cannot do when one has a disability: Pretty Amazing, Eh! This Friday marks the beginning of the Paralympic Games  in Vancouver.   It’s another event that shows how ABLE all people are.  The first Paralympics Games were held in 1976 in Sweden and this Paralympics has  five sports: alpine skiing

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Yoga for Preschool Children

For many, teaching preschool children (walking to around 5 years old) is difficult because the kids can have a short attention span, but I find this age group so cute and enthusiastic, it is one of my favorite classes to teach.  Enjoy these tips for teaching yoga to preschool and you just may find yourself wrapped up in the best group hug you’ve ever had at the end of a yoga class. Yoga For Preschool Children Adults have been walking

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