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The National Kids Yoga Conference is a professional learning forum for educators, school administrators, yoga instructors, child and family service professionals and parents focused on bringing yoga, mindfulness and social emotional learning (SEL) strategies to the children and youth in their communities. 

Our mission is to support the adults bringing yoga and mindfulness to youth. Learn with us . . . 

Live Events

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Mindfulness Based Songwriting: Sharing Your Joy Through Music

July 10, 2021

Join us for this interactive workshop to tap into the power of your own creativity and learn how to use and create songs and rhythms to keep kids engaged and focused in your classroom or kids yoga/mindfulness classes.  When?  Saturday, July 10 from 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST (we encourage LIVE participation but this discussion will be recorded for those who can’t join) Tiered Pricing: $25, $35, $45 + scholarships available 

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Yoga for Creativity in the Face of Trauma + Stress

August 07, 2021

Yoga, movement, and creative expression can be powerful tools for youth to change narratives and see past adversity. Learn how to use a trauma-informed art model which incorporates mindfulness and yoga to teach self-regulation to your students in a classroom or private setting. Facilitators: Mandy Noa and Laura Shaw with Paint Love  When?  Saturday, August 7 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm EDT Tiered Pricing: $25, $35, $45 + scholarships available 

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7th Annual Conference Event

April 16-May 1, 2021 - Wherever YOU are!

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

Resources

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Recent Posts

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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

Yogis Being Flexible – Pivoting to Online Teaching

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