Yoga 4 Classrooms®

Tools for learning. Lessons for life.

Professional Development Workshop for Educators
On Location

This one day workshop is appropriate for all K-12 classroom teachers (with special focus on primary school), administrators, school counselors, phys ed teachers, health educators, therapists, paraprofessionals and other school professionals seeking to bring simple yoga and mindfulness techniques into the classroom or similar setting for a more peaceful, productive class day.

Participants will learn to:

  • Recognize the physiological and neurological signs of stress and imbalance in your students and yourself
  • Integrate 67 simple, classroom-friendly yoga and mindfulness techniques into your class day to support self-awareness, self-regulation, social and emotional learning, and resilience
  • Facilitate learning readiness which can improve student achievement
  • Improve classroom management while supporting students' individual needs, cultivating a positive, peaceful, productive classroom climate
  • Become a more effective educator as you lead and practice these tools with your students

Over 1,500 educators and school counselors from across the world have participated in the Y4C® Professional Development Workshop. In 2013 alone, our Licensed Trainers offered over 50 public workshops throughout U.S. and Canada. Currently, Y4C Workshops are held in over 15 states and online.

This inspiring, practical workshop is consistently rated at 10 for content, presentation and materials (on a scale from 1 to 10).  In addition, 100% of educators agreed that Y4C will be beneficial to them as a teacher and to their students, and 99% feel that it will benefit them personally as well.

The workshop is led by a Licensed Yoga 4 Classrooms Trainer. The 230pg, fully-illustrated Yoga 4 Classrooms Program Manual and Yoga 4 Classrooms Card Deck is utilized in this workshop ensuring the program is both easy to implement and sustainable for long-term use. Absolutely no yoga experience is required. In fact, educators are encouraged to wear their regular, comfortable clothing and flat soled shoes to the workshop as we'll be simulating a classroom experience.

This fun and informative workshop will relax and inspire you! Read what others are saying...

Tuition of $180 includes:

  • 6 hr. interactive workshop (includes 45 min. lunch or dinner break)
  • Fully-illustrated, tabbed, 230 pg. Program Manual and the Yoga 4 Classrooms Card Deck (value of $80)
  • PDP or CEUs and/or possible reimbursement from your school
  • Certificate of Completion

CE's, CEUs or PDPs may be available through your employer or credential organization. As each credentialing organization has their own requirements and application process, you should confirm that your training hours will apply toward your degree or continuing education requirements.

Registered yoga teachers are eligible for Continuing Education Training Hours through Yoga Alliance when the workshop is presented by an E-RYT (check the Trainer bio for confirmation of this designation).

CEUs for Yoga 4 Classrooms Professional Development Workshop are available from University of New Hampshire, Antioch University New England and Bucks County Community College, when you register at these institutions. Learn more.


NOTE: This workshop does not lead to a certification to teach yoga to children, but to share simple techniques in your own classroom. Please learn more about ChildLight Yoga Teacher Training and Yoga 4 Classrooms Trainer Intensive options to choose the best training option that suits your needs or Contact Us with your questions or concerns before registering.

Workshop dates are currently scheduled in 15 states and two countries. View Upcoming Workshop Dates and Locations:

"Best professional development experience I have had in a long time!" Sarah W.G., Teacher

"Teaching is so stressful and hard sometimes. This will help both myself and my students feel more joy and less stress every day. Thank you for sharing this gift!" Gretchen M.G., Teacher

“I love how Y4C us designed for everyone and can be integrated seamlessly into the school routine.” 6th Grade Special Education Teacher

"Yoga 4 Classrooms seems is the missing link our schools need to bring all types of learners together.  Present, grounded and ready to learn!" J Gauer, ADHD Coach

"I truly gained an appreciation of the value of yoga at school & became much more aware of balance, mindfulness, and so much more! I'm feeling really inspired and can't to implement TOMORROW."  A.J. Fagan, Teacher

"Your evidence-based, standard meeting presentation of the Yoga 4 Classrooms Program with the 4 tiered support, and easy card deck function is the  program that I feel will be most easily assimilated into our School System." L. Escobar, Teacher

"I was not familiar at all with any types of yoga, when I read the description that this was a yoga to benefit children in the classroom and needed no special equipment and on the floor activities I was interested. I wanted another positive avenue to use with my students. Inspiring workshop! I am so looking forward to using this relaxation, transition, exciting pump up with my children."

–K.S., 1st Grade Teacher

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