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CE Workshop | Scientific Research on Yoga in Schools, Part 1

May 5, 2020, 12pm ET


About This Workshop

Schools have often faced challenges in implementing yoga for their students. Here, learn about the little research done on this topic and the ways in which children can benefit from this practice.

Supporting Documents

Yoga in Schools (PDF)


About the Presenters

Sat Bir Singh Khalsa, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of yoga research for the Yoga Alliance who has conducted research on yoga for mental health conditions and in workplace and school settings.

Dr. Khalsa is the Director of Yoga Research for Yoga Alliance and has conducted scientific yoga research since 2001 on yoga for insomnia, stress, anxiety disorders, and workplace and school settings.

Kim Weeks (RYS 200, RYS 500, E-RYT 500, CEP) is a Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher and wellness expert. She is also the founder of a wellness consulting and education company called Weeks Well, whose mission is to foster transformation in work and life.


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