yoga http://kvpr.org en Fresno Area High School Students Embrace Mindfulness Movement With New Club http://kvpr.org/post/fresno-area-high-school-students-embrace-mindfulness-movement-new-club <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 15px; font-family: Calibri; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Just walking into this room with Emily Grant makes you want to slow down and take a deep breath.</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 15px; font-family: Calibri; font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> </span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 15px; font-family: Calibri; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The lights are dimmed, there’s soft music playing, and the room sme Tue, 24 Dec 2013 18:03:35 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 26299 at http://kvpr.org Commentary: Does Teaching Yoga In Schools Promote Religion? http://kvpr.org/post/commentary-does-teaching-yoga-schools-promote-religion <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Is teaching yoga to kids a form of religious indoctrination? About a month ago, a California judge ruled that yoga could be taught at the Encinitas Union School District without violating the constitutional separation of church and state. &nbsp;But the plaintiffs will probably appeal the decision. The story hit home for me, because I’ve been one of those skeptics of yoga—and I’ve also been a yoga instructor.</span></p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 01:33:33 +0000 Jessica van Alderwerelt 20056 at http://kvpr.org Commentary: Does Teaching Yoga In Schools Promote Religion?