Trainee teachers in England will be taught how to support children with autism for the first time, ministers have confirmed. The move follows campaigning from MPs, charities and parents, who have warned that youngsters with the disorder risk being misunderstood and marginalised in classrooms. Show More Summary
Yoga teacher Shauna Harrison shows us how TRX can benefit both beginners and more experienced yogis. Learn how to incorporate this it into your routine. The post TRX for Yoga: A Guide to Suspension Training for Yogis appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Photos by Josue Wong Baez [Nico Ball recently left her life as a teacher to train mixed martial arts full-time in Brazil. Originally from Pennsylvania, she attended George Mason University in Virginia and got her Masters degree studying the impact of martial arts-based social projects. Show More Summary
Yoga is something that I have done since college (if you promise not to do math, I'll simply say I've been doing yoga for 20+ years). There was a period of time when I considered going through the teacher training program and becoming...Show More Summary
What a cowboy thing to say… Presumptive GOP nominee reacts on ‘Fox & Friends’ to an endorsement from the NRA and harsh criticisms from Clinton.
Donald Trump told Fox & Friends Sunday that he "is not advocating for guns in classrooms" but "trained teachers should have guns in classrooms." The post Donald Trump Wants Guns In Classrooms But Doesn’t Want Guns In Classrooms appeared first on ThinkProgress.
"Trained teachers should be able to have guns in classrooms"
Breathe For Change, an organization launched last year by teachers for teachers, is on a mission to save our schools, one teacher at a time, by reducing burnout through yoga and mindfulness training. The post Can Yoga Save Our Schools, One Teacher at a Time? appeared first on Yoga Journal.
I find that teachers have that perfect combination of curiosity and urge to learn that makes them a great match for Maker Faire. And, trained by years of explaining the same thing in dozens of different ways, teachers are really good navigators of the novice. Show More Summary
Medical students pay exorbitant amounts for their schooling in the US. They deserve the highest quality teaching. They deserve well trained clinical teachers. Many years ago I began asking the students if they received their money’s worth on rounds or in conferences. This question does two things. First, the students know that I am trying […]
BALLARD, Wash. — Maria-Elena Velásquez, a teacher-in-training, needed help, stat. Her fifth-grade student had jumped from his chair and was climbing onto his desk. “Sit down in your chair right now, please,” said head teacher Margaret Paulk, supervising from the back of the classroom. Show More Summary
Could the meditation studio's new teacher training program make NYC's mean streets a bit more...serene?
Photos by Jose Wong Baez [Nico Ball recently left her life as a teacher to train mixed martial arts full-time in Brazil. Originally from Pennsylvania, she attended George Mason University in Virginia and got her Masters degree studying the impact of martial arts-based social projects. Show More Summary
The recent Jivamukti sexual abuse allegations have reignited a long-running conversation on power dynamics, teacher-student relationships, and cult-like status within the yoga community. Each time news breaks of another guru abusingShow More Summary
CABARRET combines ballet barre with a fitness twist and burlesque dance in one workout. Learn about the program's creatrix, Nicole LaBonde and the online teacher training program.
Over at Devpost, A Sensei: InspirationTo contrast the surge in demand for language education spurred by the current refugee crisis, affected countries are training a surplus of instructors and teachers who's employment will only last 5-10 years due to the transient nature of the crisis - not a sustainable workforce, unfortunately. Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. Sounds like this teacher could use some sensitivity training -- or just a clue about what is and isn't an appropriate way to speak to children. Seventh-grader Waleed Abushaaban, who attends middle school in Fort Bend County, Texas, says his teacher called him a "terrorist" during class. Show More Summary
POTSDAM, Germany, April 14 (Reuters) - Syrian asylum seeker Alaa Kassab can't believe her luck. Four months after arriving in Germany, the 23-year-old English instructor has joined a programme that gives refugee teachers German lessons...Show More Summary
POTSDAM, Germany (Reuters) - Syrian asylum seeker Alaa Kassab can't believe her luck. Four months after arriving in Germany, the 23-year-old English instructor has joined a program that gives refugee teachers German lessons and qualifies them to work in German schools.
YJ's Liana Ruiz shares why yoga teacher training isn't just for experienced yogis, and how anyone can benefit from the process. The post Inside YJ’s YTT: Why Teacher Training Isn’t (Just) For Experienced Yogis appeared first on Yoga Journal.