Professional Institute 1 Foundations: Teaching Children’s Yoga
Brynne Caleda, MEd, RYT, is a leader in the field of yoga education. As CEO of Yoga Ed., she champions the efficacy of innovative, evidence-based yoga programs for schools to establish a lifelong foundation for…
Full Bio & Programs
For yoga teachers of any level.
The Yoga Ed.™ Professional Institute is a comprehensive training program designed for individuals inspired to integrate yoga for children and teens into academic environments.
The institute’s curriculum focuses on the evidence-based physical, mental, and emotional benefits that yoga can provide for children and teens. Upon completion of the institute’s programs, educators are fully equipped to help students build a lifetime of health and wellness through the practice of yoga.
This training focuses on teaching children ages 3 to 12 (pre-kindergarten to grade 5) and is certified by the Yoga Alliance.
- Basic principles and tools needed to effectively teach yoga to children in an academic environment
- Yoga techniques that promote children’s physical, mental, and emotional health
- Ways of relating to children through the understanding of child development, anatomy, physiology, and learning domains.
You emerge from this training with the ability to effectively tailor yoga classes to meet the varying needs of children.
Note Tuition includes a manual. In order to become certified as a Yoga Ed. Educator and/or certified with the Yoga Alliance, you must complete a 200-hour teacher training (any lineage) and complete Professional Institute 1 and 2. You can find more information, including a program schedule and suggested readings, here.
- 26 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $30 additional charge
- 26 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
View a sample schedule, find arrival information, and more.
Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $565 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $860 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More