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Your self care matters – perhaps now more than ever!

November 30, 2023

    You’re tired. In fact, you’re exhausted. And burnout is within sight. Some of you may be wondering where the joy is. For others, it simply feels like groundhog day.…

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Explore and Develop successfully adopt the Karma Classroom program

September 29, 2023

    Hear from education leader Monica how Explore and Develop Lilyfield implemented the Karma Classroom techniques and the positive changes they have seen with the children and families at…

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Easy guide to kids yoga for preschoolers and toddlers

August 23, 2023

Did you know you can introduce yoga to a child as young as 3 years old? Introducing kid’s yoga to toddlers and preschoolers is so much easier than you think.…

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Create the space for Inspired Learning

June 4, 2023

Create the space for Inspired Learning As early childhood educators, we know how vitally important the first 2000 days of a child’s development are. They play a key role in…

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What’s all the fuss about breath?

April 17, 2023

  What’s all the fuss about breath?   Everybody breathes. If we didn’t, we’d die. Even the youngest of our kids know that! But we aren’t taught to breathe. Not…

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Stress in young children. When it’s normal + when it’s not.

March 16, 2023

Stress in young children. When it’s normal and when it’s not.  It’s natural for children to experience anxiety and stress from time to time. In fact, it can be an…

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ABC Story Time With Your Students

February 27, 2023

Welcome to ABC story time with kids yoga, a fun kids yoga class where they explore their bodies and learn the alphabet. Young kids love animals and they love to…

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The Power of Yoga + Breath + Mindfulness 

February 9, 2023

Since the 1970s yoga has become increasingly popular in the West. The immense advantages of this traditional practice are now widely acknowledged by the health and fitness community, making it…

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Self-care for teachers is not a luxury it’s a necessity!

February 8, 2023

Teachers are, without a doubt, one of the most essential figures in our society. They play a vital role in shaping the young minds of tomorrow and preparing our children…

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Easy well-being activities for preschool and primary school classrooms

January 10, 2023

Introducing wellness activities to children in the early years is essential for their overall health and well-being. It’s important to foster healthy habits and provide them with the skills they…

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Create the Space for Inspired Learning

December 6, 2022

Did you know you can introduce yoga to a child as young as 3 years old? Introducing kid’s yoga to toddlers and preschoolers is so much easier than you think.…

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What is the first 2000 days framework and what does it mean for our children?

September 28, 2022

 What is the first 2000 days framework?  The first 2000 days framework is a research-based approach to supporting early childhood development. It focuses on the period from conception through to…

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Do teachers really need professional development?

August 14, 2022

In Australia, different state education boards have varying standards for how many hours and which activities are counted towards ongoing professional development. However, the one thing they all have in…

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Social-emotional learning – What is it and why does it matter? 

July 5, 2022

What is social-emotional learning?  Social-emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults acquire, and effectively apply, the knowledge, attitudes and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions.…

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13 ways to help students overcome social anxiety

June 7, 2022

It’s estimated that between 6% and 15% of school-aged children suffer from social anxiety disorder (SAD), making it the third most common mental health disorder among young people. That means…

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Why we need mindfulness, yoga and breath in schools now more than ever

May 24, 2022

  Mindful meditation and yoga have been shown to be helpful in supporting a variety of mental and physical health conditions, social and emotional development, well-being, learning and cognition in…

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Yoga for kids and why it should be in your early childhood centre

May 10, 2022

Offering kids yoga in your childcare centre brings with it a host of benefits for the children, your staff and your early childhood centre.   By incorporating a centre-based kids yoga…

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Why teachers & kids should be moving, breathing & doing mindful activities

April 26, 2022

The burnout rate amongst rookie teachers is currently sitting at 50%. Youth suicide is the highest it’s been in Australia in 10 years and one in seven   Classrooms are becoming…

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