In this series of courses you can choose from exceptional classes and learn successful methods for Teaching Aikido to Children. Whether you have never taught youth or whether you have an existing program, be prepared to be inspired by expert instructors and benefit from best practices. The series shows actual high-energy classes for children and youth, and also lectures on special foundations topics of interest. You will gain knowledge and skills and ideas that you can adapt and adopt to recharge your own Aikido Kids Program.
In this course you will learn from successful and fun Aikido classes for children of different age groups. Mat-tested methods are shared so you can structure your kids program for excellence and success. Don’t just be good -- become a great kids class instructor!
This course is part of a 4-part series.
Part 1 is an Intro to the full series and explores teaching aikido to children ages 6-12 and using a ranking system as a tool for retention.
Part 2 goes more in-depth into teaching aikido to children ages 6-12 with example classes taught by master teachers.
Part 3 explores teaching aikido to teens and tweens with example classes taught by master teachers.
Part 4 provides more than 20 mat-tested games that can be used to add joy and vitality to a childrens class.