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We all need a community of peers from whom we can draw inspiration and support. NKYC is an opportunity to meet amazing colleagues and make true friends 

Connection and community is an essential ingredient in youth yoga. The National Kids Yoga Conference seeks to build connection and community among youth yoga educators.

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Attend events, engage in our forums (coming soon), become a member of our Kids Yoga Conference Circle or list your organization in our directory

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7th Annual Conference Event

April 16-May 1, 2021

Expertly led live and recorded workshops, movement practices, networking opportunities, contents and giveaways, and more. Join us virtually from wherever you are.

Continuing Education

Regular live monthly workshops from leaders in the youth yoga, mindfulness, and social emotional learning field. Monthly workshops are free for Kids Yoga Conference Circle members.

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Conference Countdown Contest
Conference Countdown Contest

The 2021 Kids Yoga Conference is less than 2 weeks away! To celebrate, we are doing daily giveaways starting April 6 and everyone who enters will win a free download of the printable YoKid Coloring and Activity Booklet. Earn more entries for referring friends,...

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Frequently Asked Conference Questions

What is "full conference registration"? Most of the conference workshops, all of the networking sessions, the sponsor resources fair, and the movement classes are covered by one registration fee (all pricing tiers have the same access). There are a couple of...

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Continuing Ed for the 2021 Annual Conference Event
Continuing Ed for the 2021 Annual Conference Event

There are more than 60 hours of educational workshops, presentations, and experiential learning opportunities through this year's conference! For those of us who need to periodically demonstrate our life-long learning to professional credentialing organizations,...

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Conference Countdown Contest

The 2021 Kids Yoga Conference is less than 2 weeks away! To celebrate, we are doing daily giveaways starting April 6 and everyone who enters will win a free download of the printable YoKid Coloring and Activity Booklet. Earn more entries for referring friends,...

Frequently Asked Conference Questions

What is "full conference registration"? Most of the conference workshops, all of the networking sessions, the sponsor resources fair, and the movement classes are covered by one registration fee (all pricing tiers have the same access). There are a couple of...
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Continuing Ed for the 2021 Annual Conference Event

There are more than 60 hours of educational workshops, presentations, and experiential learning opportunities through this year's conference! For those of us who need to periodically demonstrate our life-long learning to professional credentialing organizations,...

Presenter Spotlight: Kenneth Strickland

The conference is please to present Kenneth Strickland, of Radical Yoga and Y.O.G.A. for Youth NC, twice during the 2021 annual conference event. Kenn is presenting along with Keval Kaur Khalsa and Mshinda Middleton-Brown on lessons from establishing a yoga program in...

Yogis Being Flexible – Pivoting to Online Teaching

Pivoting from In Person to Online in Response to COVID-19 The yoga is still yoga and teaching is still teaching, but the coronavirus pandemic has made yoga teachers adapt their techniques and use a lot more technology to operate through stay-at-home orders and social...

Technical Tips for Teaching Online

Yoga Alliance CE Resources Yoga Alliance has been presenting an enormous amount of online education since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and a couple of presentations have specifically been about the technology of teaching online that would be relevant to...
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Guest Post Submission Form

Do you have something to share with the kids yoga teaching community? Submit this form to propose a guest blog post. Loading… If the embed doesn't work for you, use this link.Photo by CreditDebitPro

Presenter Spotlight: Shari Vilchez-Blatt

Shari Vilchez-Blatt is the Founder and Director of Karma Kids Yoga. Shari has trained over sixteen hundred people around the world to teach yoga to children through the Karma Kids Yoga Teacher Training Program. Many of them have started their own kids yoga...

Presenter Spotlight: Jennifer Mueller

Tell us a bit more about your work. What does a typical day look like? Who is the community or population that you serve? My weekly teaching centers around very young children and babies and their parents. That's actually how I got started teaching yoga for children,...

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