Establishing the Teacher Within - 5 Week Mentorship Program
Sunday, 14 September 2014 at 6:00 PM - Sunday, 12 October 2014 at 9:00 PM (PDT)
Port Moody, BC
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Establishing the Teacher Within - 5 Week Yoga Mentorship Program
This program is designed for new & experienced teachers, teachers in training and students keen and interested in becoming teachers in the future. The purpose of this program is to improve and acquire skills, knowledge and understanding of important elements of practice and teaching. You will have the opportunity to develop oneself, personally and professionally by navigating the realm of teaching outside of the studio and into your own life.
Teachers on the path of teaching, especially those recently graduating from teacher training often have many unanswered questions. In these 5 weeks, a safe space is provided in which you will have the opportunity to refine and develop your teaching, to cultivate confidence as a teacher, to advance your own practice, to create time for self-reflection and transformation, to create bonding teacher relationships, to ask pertinent and unresolved questions about your path to teaching, to get personal and direct feedback about your practice and teaching, to learn how to give effective feedback, to discover your strengths and weaknesses, understand how to create authentic connection with your students, to acquire skills to promote yourself as a teacher with integrity and creativity, to create a personal and professional vision and plan for the future and further more.
Dates: Sept 14, 21, 28, Oct 5, 12
Location: Port Moody (Location sent upon registration)
To allow for personal attention and your needs be met sufficiently, the program will host only 8 students. To guarantee your spot, please register early.
Additions to what you will receive:
Each student will have a chance to teach a portion of a class and receive feedback for their teaching. This process allows one to learn and integrate areas of their teaching and breakthrough old habits that are challenging to see without an outside observer.
Each student will receive 1 hour of one-on-one personal mentorship outside the hours of the program to develop on areas of interest and necessity.
Each student will have access to email communication and support and the opportunity to observe my classes with a debrief before and after
Week 1 – Direct Languaging, Sequencing Fundamentals Part 1
Week 2 – Props/Demonstrations/Repetition, Sequencing Fundamentals Part 2
Week 3 – Observation/Adjustments/Assists, Voice & Command,
Week 4 – Creating Connection, Verbal Corrections, Class Planning
Week 5 – Vinyasa Flow Sequencing, Theming Fundamentals
Personal & Professional Development:
Week 1 – Seat of the Teacher: Cultivating Confidence & Discovering Purpose
Week 2 – Power of Reflection & Self Observation
Week 3 – Community Building & Authentic Connections
Week 4 – Self Care & Creative Self Promotion
Week 5 – Creating a Vision & Plan
Week 1 – Surya Namskar (Sun Salutations)
Week 2 – Standing Postures
Week 3 – Hip Opening / Backbending
Week 4 – Forward Fold / Twisting
Week 5 – Standing / Arm Balancing
Please register here and I look forward to working with you!
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