Farm Days and “Yogurt” at Bestow Learning Center

Farm Days and “Yogurt” at Bestow Learning Center

Bestow Early Learning Center is a family-owned early care and education program in the heart of Alabama’s largest city, Birmingham. Mrs. Adrienne Loder and her husband founded Bestow, and the two have created a special space for mainly African-American children to learn and play. Through the National Early Care and Education Learning Collaborative (ECELC), Mrs. […]

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Yoga at Glendora Children’s Center

Yoga at Glendora Children’s Center

Vasthi Calvachi, director of Glendora Children’s Center in California, started a weekly yoga program for all the teachers and their classrooms. Vasthi wanted to introduce yoga in her program long before participating in the National Early Care and Education Learning Collaborative (ECELC) program in 2016. She read about the benefits of yoga for children and […]

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Temple Beit HaYam Early Childhood Center Does Yoga

Temple Beit HaYam Early Childhood Center Does Yoga

Teachers and students participate in yoga together in the social hall at Temple Beit HaYam Early Childhood Learning Center in Stuart, Florida. The child care providers have shared the results of participating in yoga have been better classroom management, more attentive children and kids who are more aware of their bodies.

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