Course Curriculum

105: Cueing 1 - Position

  • 1
    WELCOME AND COURSE ORIENTATION
    • START HERE
    • HOW TO TAKE THIS COURSE
    • SYLLABUS
    • ABOUT YOUR FACULTY
    • COURSE MATERIALS
    • Q&A
  • 2
    LESSON ONE: THREE STEPS OF CUEING
    • JOURNAL REFLECTION #1
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON ONE
    • THREE STEPS OF CUEING
    • HOW TO CUE POSITION
    • ACTIVITY: TEACHING POSITION
    • QUIZ
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 3
    LESSON TWO: USING LANGUAGE AND VOICE EFFECTIVELY
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON TWO
    • CUEING COMPARISON & JOURNAL REFLECTION #2
    • DIRECT LANGUAGE AND JOURNAL REFLECTION #3
    • CUEING PITFALLS AND JOURNAL REFLECTION #4
    • HOW TO USE YOUR VOICE
    • RECORDING ACTIVITY AND SELF-ASSESSMENT
    • CRUTCH WORD ACTIVITY AND JOURNAL ACTIVITY #5
    • QUIZ
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 4
    LESSON THREE: PUTTING IT TOGETHER
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON THREE
    • PERSONALIZING YOUR CUEING
    • ACTIVITY: PUTTING IT TOGETHER
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 5
    CONCLUSION
    • FINAL ASSESSMENT
    • ACADEMIC HONOR
    • CONCLUSION & OUTSIDE PRACTICE

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • List the three steps to DYWM cueing (position, action, connection) and cue position effectively and safely.

  • Describe how direct language, intonation, and pacing can be used to cue yoga poses more effectively.

  • Describe advanced cueing techniques and use them to teach a pose effectively.

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Meet Your Instructor

  • Fiji McAlpine

    Senior Instructor

    Fiji McAlpine

    Fiji McAlpine is an ERYT 500 yoga instructor and is one of the founding yoga teachers featured on DoYogaWithMe.com. Fiji’s personal practice and classes focus on vinyasa flow, infused with power, strength and precision. Having trained extensively in California, Costa Rica, and Canada, her classes are often described as a strong practice that allows students to face challenges with support and guidance, inspiring them to move forward fearlessly and more consciously. Over the past decade, yoga has helped Fiji through personal transformation, she openly shares about finding yoga to be a vital tool of healing as she overcame an eating disorder.