Archaa Shrivastav (she/her) is a freelance editor, content creator, and published author dedicated to creating and curating Own Voices picture books featuring intersectional identities. She won the 2021 ALA Stonewall Literature Award for her book We are Little Feminists: Families. As a former first grade teacher and a first generation Indian-American she is passionate about putting identity-affirming stories in the hands of children. When she’s not knee-deep in children’s books, you can find her cooking vegan food, teaching yoga, gardening, and building community in Oakland, CA.
Rashmi Bismark, Melissa Shah, and Archaa Shrivastav – Demonstrating Cultural Responsiveness in Kids Yoga
Yoga as we know it today has influenced and been influenced by many spiritual traditions. Its ethics of nonviolence, honoring inner nobility, and radical love, have inspired social justice movements across the world. Are there ways to include the cultural relevance of these ancient practices with the kids we teach? Investigate ways of acknowledging roots […]