On Campus Program

Teaching Yoga Beyond the Poses Create Inspiring Classes for All Students


A well-themed yoga class can uplift your students and show them the true connection the practice offers. Join authors and expert yoga teachers Sage Rountree and Alexandra DeSiato for a weekend program that promises to reinvigorate your teaching skills.Through yoga practice, journaling, and group exercises, you will

  • Explore mindful themes that will support your students in individually authentic ways
  • Learn to integrate fresh themes and ideas that will take your classes to the next level
  • Generate tools and techniques to keep you and your students inspired every day.

Whether you are a new instructor who is ready to weave more detail into your classes or an experienced teacher who feels like your classes could use a boost, this program is suitable for yoga teachers of any background and level of experience.

NOTE It's recommended that participants read Teaching Yoga Beyond the Poses: A Practical Workbook for Integrating Themes, Ideas, and Inspiration into Your Class by Sage Rountree and Alexandra DeSiato.

Delve into Sage and Alexandra's thoughts on teaching yoga beyond the poses. 

Prefer a week-long immersion?

Sage and Alexandra are also offering a week-long program called Recharge: A Retreat for Yoga and Movement Teachers.

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Included in Your Stay


Daily Yoga Classes

3 All-Natural Meals Access to the Kripalu Grounds

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
All levels
Suitable For
Program Theme
Professional Training


Sage Rountree, PhD, E-RYT 500, author of several books on yoga, trains teachers from all disciplines at the 200 and 500-hour levels.

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Alexandra DeSiato, MA, E-RYT 500, an expert in yoga for healthy aging and postnatal recovery, is coauthor of Teaching Yoga Beyond the Poses and cocreator of Whole Mama Yoga.

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