Spring2Action TODAY! And what are you up to THIS WEEKEND!

 

 

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We’re sure you’ve heard the buzz about our BIG Annual Spring2Action online fundraising event today ,

But did you know that this weekend we’re also hosting a 3-Day Teacher Training?

If you were hoping to get a full certification before summer, or maybe just a day or two of CEU’s, this is your chance.  We’ll be in our hometown at Mind The Mat  yoga studio in the heart of Del Ray, Alexandria, Va.

Yoga Philosophy for Kids ~ Yoga for ALL Children

with Becky Eschenroeder

Fri Date: Apr 11, 2014 From: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Yoga Philosophy that includes Yoga Sutras, Chakras, Meditation, Yoga Nidra, & Guided Relaxation for Kids Learn fundamental yoga philosophy and how it pertains to children. In this segment of the training you will also learn ways to teach guided relaxation, pranayama, and meditation to school-aged children in grades K-12.
Cost: $95
Hosted by: Mind the Mat, Del Ray, Alexandria location

Teaching K-5th Yoga ~ Yoga for ALL Children

with Michelle Kelsey Mitchell

Sat Date: Apr 12, 2014 From: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
K-5th (5-10 year olds): Developmental Stages, Behavior Management, Pranayama, Relaxation, Teaching Strategies & Methodology for your yoga classroom. This course focuses on traditional and non-traditional poses (including, partner poses, games, and activities), as well as appropriate language and methods for creating a fun, yet calming environment for elementary school children.
Cost: $195
Hosted by: Mind the Mat Pilates & Yoga, Alexandria, VA (www.mindthemat.com)

Teaching 6th-12th Grade Yoga ~ Yoga for ALL Children

with Becky Eschenroeder

Sun Date: Apr 13, 2014 From: 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
6th-12th (11-17 year olds): Developmental Stages, Behavior Management, Pranayama, Teaching Strategies & Methodology for your yoga classroom. Inspired by the Ashtanga primary series, you will learn to teach traditional hatha poses, and partner poses, that you can use in your yoga classroom. This Ashtanga teen series will give you the foundation you need to create a fun and challenging, yet calming and relaxing environment for teens.
Cost: $195
Hosted by: Mind the Mat Pilates & Yoga Studio, Alexandria, VA (http://mindthemat.com/)

YoKid Ambassador Training – VIRTUAL

with TK (Kendra) Wesley

Mon Date: Apr 14, 2014 From: 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM
YoKid Ambassadors set up and establish YoKid programs in their community. This is available to those who have completed the 20-hour YoKid Teacher Training.
Currently, YoKid Ambassadors can teach YoKid programs in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington DC.
YoKid Ambassadors are required to complete the 20-hour YoKid Teacher Training prior to participating in the Ambassador course.  All Ambassadors must complete the YoKid teacher application, background check, and fingerprinting. To complete these steps, please visit http://yokid.org/get-involved/teach-for-yokid
 
Cost: $60
 
This training is held via teleconference/online.  You must have access to a computer for the training.  You will receive meeting details after signing up.

Come for one, or come for ALL! 

We appreciate everything that you do to help us bring the gift of yoga to ALL kids & teens

Namaste,

The YoKid Team

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