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Planting the Seeds of Kindness

    (this is a guest post written by kids yoga teacher, Amy Hori) “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.” ~ Amelia Earhart Today’s theme for […]

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Teaching kids to be safe in yoga

    We recently received the following question from a community member: “I am preparing to teach a multiage class this week and would like to highlight safety as a theme. Any resources are appreciated.  The age range is 5-12, grades k-6 and I get to have each grade individually. I usually work with one […]

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Yoga in my school interviews Abby Wills about peace, yoga, and youth

    If you’re not already familiar with Donna Freeman and Yoga In My School, we encourage you to learn about this great organization and enthusiastic advocate of the youth yoga movement.  On her website, Donna hosts yoga related giveaways, product reviews, and blog talk radio interviews with leaders in the yoga world ranging from […]

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Allies in the youth yoga movement: Part 1

  There’s A LOT going on in the youth yoga movement and the people and organizations making it all happen deserve some serious recognition.  Many of these folks have gone right to the heart of their communities where the need is greatest and developed effective programs that are changing and improving lives by the thousands. […]

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Can yoga help kids and teens learn?

  Have you ever found yourself wishing that the practice of Yoga were available to you as a child or teen in school? Fortunately, many kids and young people today will look back on their school days and recall learning downward facing dog and/or breath of fire. The benefits gained through regular Yoga practice are […]

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