Benefits - YOGA ed.


Deepening your practice with Yoga Ed. will strengthen your skill set and open new opportunities for your personal & professional growth.

Benefits of Yoga for Yoga Instructors

  • Earn your RCYT designation or Yoga Alliance CEs

    By taking our Professional Institutes 1 and 2, you’ll satisfy the required training hours set by the Yoga Alliance for RCYT designation. Plus, through our Mentorship program, you can knock out over half of the required teaching hours while also gaining certification as a Yoga Educator with Yoga Ed..

  • Learn Children and Teen Anatomy and Physiology

    To teach yoga to youth effectively, you must understand how their bodies move and develop. Yoga Ed.’s evidence-based programs will give you the perspective to tailor a yoga practice to meet children and teens’ developmental needs. Your perspective will not only help you to keep classes safe but also enable you to relate to your students’ development and maximizes the benefits of yoga.

  • Build your Business in Schools or with Non-Profits

    Differentiate yourself from the saturated yoga market while securing a steady stream of income. Yoga Ed. can give you the the competitive edge you need to set yourself apart and secure contracts to teach kids yoga in schools, nonprofits, and other community centers.

  • Be a Community Leader

    Join a global movement of yoga educators with a shared mission: to bring the benefits of yoga to children, teachers, families, and the greater community. Through our programs, you will embody our teaching philosophy, empower your teaching practices with yoga tools, and educate your community in ways in which to lead healthier, happier lives.

  • Add Instructional Hours

    Between your busy schedule and your clients’ busier schedule, finding the time to teach yoga classes can seem impossible. Gain instructional hours by expanding your class offerings to children and teens. From after-school programs to summer camps, from sports teams to day cares, the teaching opportunities are endless.

  • Access Pre-Made Lesson Plans

    Through our Professional Institutes and virtual classes, you’ll gain access to pre-made lesson plans, tailored to meet the developmental needs of your students at any age. Our lesson plans meet National PE and Health Standards, making them the perfect tools for teaching in school settings. Or, learn how to effectively lesson plan through our teacher training programs and confidently build your own kid- and teen-friendly classes for any occasion, any age.