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Build Your Resume with Youth Fitness & Group Exercise

Discover how you can help fight childhood obesity by leading group exercise classes in the school system.
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The Group Exercise Professionals Checklist

Have you ever considered your professionalism as a group exercise instructor? Use this checklist to evaluate and make any needed adjustments.
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5 Ways to “Play First, Challenge Later” in Youth Fitness

Kids instinctively play, so let’s capitalize on this concept to hook them with these five basic steps.
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Are You Guilty of These 3 Common Coaching Faults?

Late cues, negative coaching methods, and a focus on only one learning style can all impact a group ex participants experience. Check out tips for success.
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Take Your Education Beyond the 1-Day “Certification” Workshop

Group fitness instructors hold many of the same responsibilities as classroom educators, yet are not held to the same standards of learning. Why Not?
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Jane Needs a Mentor – Tips for New Instructors

Becoming a new group exercise instructor is exciting, until one realizes how much they DIDN'T learn in the weekend course. Finding a mentor can help.
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Kids Fitness: Emphasize Effort, Not Achievement

It is important to focus on a growth mindset when working with kids - one that encourages effort versus intelligence.
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5 Tips for a Successful Kids Dance-Fitness Club

Whether it be a dance program, or another youth fitness/sports program use these 5 tips from a youth educator and fitness professional for success.
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Stay Calm when Disaster Strikes as a Fit Pro

Tips and tricks from a group ex instructor on keeping your cool in order to cope more effectively during moments of crisis in the fitness studio.
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Youth Fitness … Make it Fun!

Discover how one facility has successfully been getting kids active with over 40 youth dance classes per week simply by having FUN!