So yoga has turned your life around and now you want to teach. Awesome! While the idea of wearing yoga pants all day sounds enticing, teaching yoga is similar to any sort of job or new business path. Instructors need not only education but expertise and often business skills to go with it
There’s a reason why this blog post only has yoga mats as a picture. It’s because I couldn’t find any pictures that represents a diverse group of students that has different races, ages, or body types.
Teaching to an “all-levels” yoga class is more than telling someone to take a child’s pose when they are tired. It’s about knowing what you’re teaching and who you’re teaching to while incorporating compassion and wisdom.