Teacher Training Kids Yoga Workshop – Ages 3-10 with Halley Firstenberg & Megan Velotta | September 15 & 16

DATES: September 15, 2018 - September 16, 2018
Time: 12:00pm - 4:30 pm & 12:00 - 5:30 pm
Saturday, September 15th 1-5pm 
Sunday, September  12-6pm
Training Cost $250

Learn to be the catalyst for creativity and individuality to shine through for kids at any age! Get the tools you need to teach children the practice of yoga in schools, at your studio or place of work in this highly specialized and organized training. Halley will also share entire lesson plans and resources for job opportunities around the Northeast Ohio region. Don’t miss out!

This time Halley teams up with Megan Velotta to offer a fresh look at the different special needs populations. Megan will offer tips on engaging the special needs population, modifying the poses to fit the child’s needs and strategies for maximum participation. The trainings will address age-appropriate breath work, poses, props, music, partner work, games and meditation/relaxation techniques.

This training is ideal for:

  • School Teachers / Educators
  • Physical education and health teachers -School or family counselors
  • Child psychologists
  • Yoga Teachers
  • Social workers
  • Occupational therapists
  • Camp counselors
  • Recreation directors
  • Pediatricians
  • Or anyone that wants to teach kids yoga!

Halley Firstenberg is an E-RYT, 200 hour certified Yoga Teacher leading the charge when it comes to kids yoga. Her passion is simple. She says, “If only I had been introduced to yoga when I was a kid.” Halley has taught over 200 hours of kids yoga, ages ranging from pre-school to high school. She has lead trainings in the Cleveland and the Chicago area. Participants receive 10 CEC’s as observed by the Yoga Alliance.

We will cover the following for different ages and special needs population:

  • Traits/Characteristics
  • Tips to work with different ages
  • appropriate props/books
  • appropriate music
  • Opening Activities
  • Breath Work
  • Warm Ups
  • Poses
  • Teaching poses through storytelling (for little ones)
  • Partner/Group Poses
  • Games
  • Relaxation/Visualization techniques


Hand Outs will include examples of:

  • Entire Lesson Plans
  • Opening Activities
  • Breath Work
  • Warm-Ups
  • Poses
  • Teaching poses through storytelling (for little ones)
  • Partner/Group Poses
  • Games
  • Meditations/Visualizations
  • Resources for books/props
  • Resources for job opportunities