5th Grade Students Share How Yoga, Mindfulness Activities Support Their Learning
5th graders and their Yoga 4 Classrooms-trained teacher from a NJ school lead several of their favorite mindful moment activities from the Yoga 4 Classrooms Activity Cards while sharing how practicing these strategies during the class day supports self-regulation, learning, community and positive mindset! Watch… Yoga 4 Classrooms® mission is to empower youth with the […]
Eight Years of Implementation – An Update from Edmunds Elementary
Nearly eight years ago, after investigating the related benefits of integrating yoga and mindfulness at school, Principal Jaynette Rittman and her staff at Edmunds Elementary in Des Moines, Iowa, decided to train with Yoga 4 Classrooms. With full staff buy-in and internal leadership, Yoga 4 Classrooms has been scheduled and integrated twice daily into the […]
Yoga 4 Classrooms Featured in National News
ABC National News reported on how a growing number of schools are using yoga and mindfulness to support students’ mental health. Yoga 4 Classroom founder, Lisa Flynn, shares her thoughts on how yoga, mindfulness “pauses” at school support social and emotional learning. Aired on August 2, 2022. Watch the video here!
Mindful Practices, Yoga Supports School Kids’ Mental Health & Resilience
Lisa Flynn describes mindfulness and its many benefits for students in and out of the classroom in this brief interview featured on national news radio. Aired on the CBS Radio Network, Saturday, August 6th. Listen here: