MEASURING IMPACT

The impact of yoga in schools is a growing field of research as teachers, administrators, and parents all see the benefits movement and mindfulness provides to students and their peers. Yoga Foster's data-driven approach gives us constant feedback to measure the impact of yoga in schools through our programs, with the intention to foster yoga in schools by contributing substantial and significant data to the industry.

 

IMPACT OF YOGA IN SCHOOLS

Review our library of the latest published research studies on the impact of yoga in schools.

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Yoga helps increase physical aptitude, flexibility and strength, and cardiovascular performance.

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With yoga, students can think more clearly and perform better in school - even during testing.

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The practice helps instill calm, clarity and confidence in the classroom.

 

WHY OUR APPROACH MATTERS

By working closely with our school teachers we collect quantitative and qualitative data on the impact of yoga in schools.

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Teachers participating in our programs at no charge are asked to provide consistent quantitative and qualitative data on the impact of the programs in their classroom throughout the year.

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Researching yoga in schools is complicated and comes with unique challenges. Our researcher Bethany reflects on the promises and pitfalls of researching yoga in schools on our Storytime blog. READ >