Teacher Enrichment Series with Beau Dobrikov
A 90 minute teacher practice catered to certified teachers who are seeking to enrich their offering and practical knowledge base. These monthly classes grant opportunity to build on a teachers foundation, by offering comprehensive information that supports growth. Classes offer a deeper insight into sequencing, modifications, adjustments, and how to practically apply them. It’s a great opportunity to meet other teachers and broaden your understanding. Classes can be taken either as an entire series or individually.
August 4th / 7:15pm - Adjustments: Holding Ground & Respecting Space
How do you protect yourself as a teacher and respect the space of the student? Following a brief practice, we will discuss what it means to hold space first for SELF and then for students. Approaching the posture of the teacher that is the foundation from which the student gains mobility and understanding within alignment. We will address how to be firm, but not forceful. You will deepen your ability to “read” students alignment and decipher which should be adjusted and which is ones natural alignment. What you learn in this portion of the series will allow you to support your students understanding of alignment and increase their desire to build their practice.
September 8th / 7:15pm - Integral Movement : Active vs. Passive
We will discuss utilizing props to encourage muscle integration. How to lead students through an intelligent asana that will allow a deeper understanding of how asanas should feel vs. appear. You will leave this portion of the series knowing how to cue various prop usage, activate core engagement to support proper alignment and enrich students inversion practice.
October 6th / 7:15pm - Yoga as a Business : Functionality as an Independent Contractor
We will discuss what it means to function as an independent contractor within a business. Decide what’s next, prepare for auditions, create a resume that reflects your genuine offering Seek your “niche” and protect your intellectual property. Grow your knowledge base of how to function as a separate entity. Understand your worth and income. If you have taken the other classes in this series this is a great way to arrive full circle with a full set of tools to continue on your teaching path. However, if you have not taken all or any other portion of the series this is still a develop your offerings as a business.
Participants suggested to have 200hr Teacher Training Certification to attend.
one Session: $40