Yoga Teaching Tips


Explore yoga teaching methods, strategies, and cues, from finding your voice as a yoga teacher to helping your students get the most out of each asana. Improve your instruction and class planning by learning how to tailor classes to different age and fitness levels. Find out how to build confidence, trust, and a lasting connection with your students. Awaken the great teacher in you.

Recent Posts for Teaching Tips

April 11, 2019
essential oils for savasana

Top 3 Essential Oils for a Sweeter Savasana

While we can’t enhance our postures beyond what our muscles allow, we can utilize essential oils to aid in quieting our thoughts.
April 9, 2019
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Ashtanga Yoga: Can You Bend Without Breaking Tradition?

Can you have a traditional Ashtanga program and be successful? I believe with authenticity and a touch of flexibility, you can.
April 4, 2019
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Don’t Let Salamba Sarvangasana Send You Running

There’s a Shoulderstand (Salamba Sarvangasana) variation for yogis of all levels. These four variations progress from easiest to most difficult.
January 9, 2019
grow your yoga studio

Promote Your Yoga Studio for Free With These 4 Tactics

Positive media coverage can result in more business than paid advertising. Check out these tips to generate publicity for your yoga studio.
January 9, 2019

Meditation Techniques That Every Yoga Teacher Should Be Teaching

Here are the top 10 meditation techniques that you should teach your students, so they can better harness their daily thoughts and habits.
January 3, 2019
yoga authenticity

The Secret Life of a Yoga Instructor Beyond the Classroom

Yoga teaches us to recognize authenticity—but along the way, sometimes we accumulate false ideas of how this authenticity should be expressed.
December 4, 2018

Yoga Mistakes That Can Cause Knee Pain + How to Prevent It

There are so many ways prevent knee pain from occurring during yoga! Here are the most common poses that have the highest risk of knee pain and tips for preventing it.
November 6, 2018

Inside the Top Yoga Injuries + How to Prevent Them

Yoga injuries are more common than one yogi might think, so learn more about the top yoga injuries and how you can prevent them in your practice.