yoga foster in the press
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Our work was featured in NowThis News! Hear how our organization has grown, see the practice in their classrooms, and hear insights on our future from our founder.
Our founder Nicole spoke at TEDxDalton about the power of practice in the classroom.
FORBES | 2017 forbes 30 UNDER 30 EDUCATION
"On the cutting edge of placing yoga programs in public schools. Training and curriculum is provided free to teachers at Title I schools; to date 20,000 students in 800 classrooms in 39 states have benefited. Cardoza, a Camelback Fellow, is focused on using yoga as a mindfulness tool for social-emotional learning issues many low-income kids face."
FAMILY CIRCLE MAGAZINE | Local Hero: Bringing Yoga to Kids in the Classroom
"Since Nicole founded Yoga Foster in 2014, more than 800 instructors in lower-income Title I schools in 39 states have completed the free five-hour training course. Teachers learn how to conduct 10-minute sessions that help students recharge and refocus, whether before or after testing, when transitioning between subjects or anytime kids and adults need a quick pick-me-up."
WANDERLUST | FOSTERING YOGA IN ALL THE RIGHT PLACES
"The benefits are highly apparent; 93 percent of teachers reported an increase in the children’s physical ability, while 88 percent saw growth in their academic achievement. On top of that, the kids have fun. Bringing yoga into a child’s life at a young age encourages confidence, concentration, and emotional balance, and can help them foster the tools to handle stressful situations."