Course Curriculum

216: Principles Of Teaching 3

  • 1
    WELCOME AND COURSE ORIENTATION
    • START HERE
    • HOW TO TAKE THIS COURSE
    • SYLLABUS
    • ABOUT YOUR FACULTY
    • COURSE MATERIALS
    • Q&A
  • 2
    LESSON ONE: PROPS
    • LESSON OVERVIEW
    • PROPS: BLOCKS
    • PROPS: LARGER BLOCKS IN PRACTICE
    • PROPS: CHIP FOAM BLOCKS IN PRACTICE
    • PROPS: STRAPS IN PRACTICE
    • PROPS: BOLSTER IN PRACTICE
    • PROPS: IN PRACTICE
    • QUIZ: OPTIONAL
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 3
    LESSON TWO: CLASSROOM ELEMENTS
    • LESSON OVERVIEW AND JOURNAL REFLECTION #1
    • OVERVIEW OF CLASSROOM ELEMENTS
    • TEACHER PRESENCE
    • CLASSROOM SETUP AND JOURNAL REFLECTION #2
    • LIGHTING
    • TEMPERATURE
    • MUSIC AND ACTIVITY #1
    • ACTIVITY #2
    • QUIZ: LESSON TWO
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 4
    LESSON THREE: YOGA STYLES
    • LESSON OVERVIEW
    • ASHTANGA AND POWER YOGA (VINYASA)
    • IYENGAR YOGA
    • THERAPEUTIC YOGA
    • YIN YOGA | RESTORATIVE YOGA
    • KUNDALINI YOGA
    • HOT YOGA
    • QUIZ: LESSON THREE
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 5
    CONCLUSION
    • FINAL ASSESSMENT
    • ACADEMIC HONOR
    • CONCLUSION & OUTSIDE PRACTICE

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

  • Describe how you would use classroom elements (props, music, mats, lighting) to create an intentional class experience.

  • Describe the key behaviors of a professional yoga teacher.

  • Identify resources and solutions for thorny business and ethical dilemmas.

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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.