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Episode 139: Teaching Beginners in an All Levels Yoga Class

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My husband, Jason Crandell, is back this week, and he’s sharing practical tips for teaching beginning students when they come to a mixed-level class.

Here are a few things you’ll learn:
* How to keep a new student safe without making them feel singled out (and when to just let things go!)
* Strategies for helping beginners (and everyone else, too!) through the Chaturanga-Up Dog-Down Dog transition and alternatives
* Tips for helping students step from Down Dog to a Lunge in Sun Salutations
* Teaching the details of Down Dog
– Troubleshooting for tight students
– How to find the appropriate distance between the feet and hands
* How to help students find the right distance between their feet in standing poses

RECOMMENDED AND RELATED LINKS

The Art of Teaching Beginners Course with Jason

From our blog: How to Teach Beginners in Mixed Level Classes
Episode 138: The Art of Teaching Asana to Beginners

Episode 136: Yoga Philosophy for Beginners

Episode 135: Jason’s Tips for Teaching Beginners (And Beginning Again)

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