Shara Cherniak loves yoga and is excited about sharing yoga practice with children. She holds a 95 hr teacher training certification in Grounded Kids Yoga, an incredible program out of Atlanta. Grounded Kids equips children with the tools of yoga to empower them to navigate life with compassion, power, strength, joy and openness. Shara holds a B.A. in Elementary Education, an MED in Educational Theory and Practice and has 6 years of elementary school teaching experience. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Early Childhood and Teacher Education and her research includes the question “What can yoga philosophy teach us about holistic approaches to education?” She also loves reading, dancing, being in nature and speaking Spanish.