A lot of new yoga teachers feel lost and slightly overwhelmed once the cocoon of Teacher Training has been shed. Learn how to get you yoga teaching career started. The post So You Graduated Yoga Teacher Training—Now What? appeared first on Yoga Journal.
The blaze, which injured five Virginia students and a teacher, has prompted additional training.
Considering hosting a YTT? Learn from teacher trainer and studio owner Sigrid Matthews' experience. Start with these questions. The post 3 Decisions To Make Before Hosting a Yoga Teacher Training appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Is every yoga teacher and studio owner you know hosting a YTT these days? Teacher Trainer Sigrid Matthews explains what they know that you don't. The post 5 Reasons To Host a Yoga Teacher Training appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Sol Stern, What I Saw in the Schools. Excerpt: Many of my sons’ teachers were trained at Columbia University’s Teachers College or the nearby Bank Street College of Education. At these citadels of progressivism, future educators were inculcated in the...
An FBI identifying extremists tool and interactive program created for use by teachers and students has garnered intense backlash. The federal agency maintains the software program was developed as a training tool to prevent young Americans from being attracted to violent extremism. Show More Summary
An interactive program, developed for teachers and students, is aimed at training them to prevent young people from being drawn into violent extremism, however some religious leaders say it only focuses on Islamic extremism.
Photos by Hywel Teague (BJJ HACKS) [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
My chest hits ground. My thighs cry out. I leak upside down tears in headstand. I arrive to the Guatemalan shores of Lago Atitlan at the hour when volcanoes swallow up the sun. I come carrying a backpack, a yoga mat and the delusion that this training is about yoga postures. With students and teachers […]
Unbelievable as it might sound, I often feel uncomfortable and even unwelcome in most yoga sites. And I'm a yoga teacher. Not only that, I run a Yoga Alliance-certified school training students to be yoga teachers. In light of the recent...Show More Summary
During my second year of grad school while in a training as a teacher’s assistant, I sat on the floor under the bathroom sink during a break to pump breastmilk for my 3-month-old son while other grad students went to the bathroom, sidestepped me to wash their hands and occasionally [...]
Leslie Gaar is a former teacher who currently works in public schools training and coaching teachers. She is also the mother of three and a blogger whose work has been featured on Scary Mommy, TODAY Parents, and Mamalode. She blogs at www.pailsandfires.com. Find her on Facebook and Twitter. In this post, she wrote about something that she […]
Theresa Elliott might not have been a star in the yoga world, but she was a professional. She started teaching yoga in Seattle 23 years ago. Since then, she’s run her own studio, trained hundreds of teachers, posed on the cover of books by the anatomy guru Judith Lasater, and... More »
"The Boston Teacher Residency, an AmeriCorps service program that recruits future teachers and places them in schools for practical experience is being heralded as a model for training teachers. And other cities have begun to take notice. NewsHour's Christopher Booker reports." (PBS NewsHour: How a Boston program is transforming the way we train teachers)
It was a staff meeting at a yoga teacher training school: You would think that a meeting at a so-called spiritual enterprise would begin with a grounding meditation and everyone sharing their new ideas from a heart-centered place. After...Show More Summary
Completing a 200-hour teacher training is a major accomplishment for a yogi, but it's not all that’s necessary to become a yoga teacher, says Eddie Modestini. The post Why a 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Isn’t Enough appeared first on Yoga Journal.
One sunny morning after the kids had split for the summer, I sat down with Gene Luen Yang in an iMac-filled classroom at Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland, California, where he was training his replacement after 17 years as a computer science teacher. Show More Summary
Episode Description: Jack Kornfield trained as a Buddhist monk in the monasteries of Thailand, India and Burma. He has taught meditation internationally since 1974 and is one of the key teachers to introduce Buddhist mindfulness practice to the West. Show More Summary
A Big Apple nonprofit landed millions of dollars this summer to train teachers to give lessons in science, technology, engineering and math.