Course Curriculum

208: Principles Of Teaching 2

  • 1
    WELCOME AND COURSE ORIENTATION
    • HOW TO TAKE THIS COURSE
    • SYLLABUS
    • ABOUT YOUR FACULTY
    • Q&A
  • 2
    LESSON ONE: STANDING POSE FAMILY
    • JOURNAL REFLECTION #1
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON ONE
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • QUIZ: OPTIONAL
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 3
    LESSON TWO: ACTIVE HIP OPENERS
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON TWO
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • QUIZ: LESSON TWO
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 4
    LESSON THREE: HAND BALANCES
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON THREE
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 5
    LESSON FOUR: INVERSIONS
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON FOUR
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • QUIZ: LESSON FOUR
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 6
    LESSON FIVE: BACKBENDS
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON FIVE
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • QUIZ: LESSON FIVE
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 7
    LESSON SIX: SEATED AND RECLINED POSES
    • INTRODUCTION TO LESSON SIX
    • BENEFITS, RISKS, AND TEACHING PRINCIPLES
    • QUIZ: LESSON SIX
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 8
    CONCLUSION
    • FINAL ASSESSMENT
    • ACADEMIC HONOR
    • CONCLUSIONS & OUTSIDE PRACTICE

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

  • Explain the common benefits and risk factors for each family of poses: standing poses, seated poses, hand balancings, inversions, and backbends.

  • Describe the key teaching and sequencing principles for each family of poses.

  • Effectively and safely teach one examplar pose from each family of poses.

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Meet Your Instructor

  • Rachel Scott

    Senior Instructor

    Rachel Scott

    Rachel is a teacher trainer, mentor, and author based in Vancouver, BC. Meticulous and funny, she loves sharing her love and knowledge of yoga with others. Also an instructional designer, she helps develop yoga curriculum for yoga schools globally. Her favorite place to be is the yoga teacher training room.