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Get Yoga in Schools! by Rachel M. Patient Expert Posted Wed 10 Nov 2010 8:46pm I am a yoga teacher.  Daily, I teach an average of 3 hours of yoga to children under the age of 12.  Every child at my school gets yoga.  I am lucky and I believe the children are lucky, too.  This is not the norm in California, nor is it the norm for schools in general.  On average, in our town, children get physical education in the publ ... Read on »
Benefits of Yoga in a School Setting by My Yoga Online Posted Thu 22 Mar 2012 3:00am Anti-bullying, health and wellness, and character education are common themes in American schools today, all focusing on educating the whole child, mind, body and spirit. Yoga, by nature, supports this learning. The following are some of the benefits of yoga to support the education ... Read on »
Yoga School – Term 2 by Danielle Posted Mon 03 Sep 2012 9:17pm By Dezarae Garbers – Posted in: Fitness Im filled with that “back to school” excitement!!! After 2 back to back weekends on the mat, term 2 @ Victoria Yoga School has officially started. We had our butts kicked and I felt beaten to the core…literally. Our focus was maintaining a neutral pelv ... Read on »
Naked Yoga School: Surrender into Anxiety Relief (all levels—great for menstrual cycle) by David M. Patient Expert Posted Wed 17 Feb 2010 2:37am http://NakedYogaSchool.com (all levels—great for menstrual cycle) Forward bends can deeply soothing for our nervous system. They take pressure off the kidneys, allowing the adrenal glands to float—activating the parasympathetic nervous system. Because they are quieting to the nervous system, these poses can help to reduce stress. Forwar ... Read on »
Impact of Yoga on School Kids - A story from Minneapolis by Nitin R. Patient Expert Posted Mon 07 Jul 2008 7:03pm This is an amazing report of how yoga is being used in the elementary school system in Minneapolis. Its called "Yoga Calm". They are planting the seeds of calmness early. All the power to them and I hope there will be more such stories. Read on »
Impact of Yoga on School Kids - A story from Minneapolis by Nitin R. Patient Expert Posted Sat 23 Aug 2008 11:59pm This is an amazing report of how yoga is being used in the elementary school system in Minneapolis. Its called "Yoga Calm". They are planting the seeds of calmness early. All the power to them and I hope there will be more such stories. Read on »
Yoga in Public School's Test India's Secularism by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 5:06pm Via the International Herald Tribune: NEW DELHI: Hollywood celebrities swear by it. Yuppies the world over have fallen on their knees to embrace it. Now, the question of whether public school students in India should be required to take up the sun salutation, or "surya namaskar" as the common yoga exercise is known in Sanskrit, has engender ... Read on »
Integrating Yoga into home schooling by Bindumandala Yoga .. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 22 Oct 2008 4:26pm My daughter is four. She has not really been to school yet. Now, that is sacrilegious in India and as parents we have received enough and more flak for making such a choice. There is no denying that it has been a struggle trying to convince ourselves as to why, let alone trying to convince others. We were always of the opinion that schooling ... Read on »
Fertile Pose: Should Yoga Be Sexy? Leading Yoga Guru and Random Lady At School Say Yes. Both In the Feeling and In the Having. [ by Charlotte H. Patient Expert Posted Tue 15 Oct 2013 2:07am Yoga as a wet t-shirt contest? Fail, Planet Yoga. Plus, her Bow Pose is really not that well done. Not that I’m judging other people’s yoga practice but I figure if you’re going to be modeling yoga for Planet Yoga you should probably at least try and get your knees together? Although this was my first time ever photoshopping pasties ... Read on »
Yoga Can Help Keep Kids in School by Gina Nick Doctor of Philosophy Posted Tue 27 Aug 2013 12:00am An excellent discussion below published in Forbes…given the increasing stressors kids face today, yoga exercises provide a form of movement that help kids to cope, focus and thrive.   In health, - Dr. Gina ___ Forbes (forbes.com) – How Yoga Could Help Keep Kids In School – By Alice G. Walton Scientific evidence ... Read on »