Teaching children martial arts: Part 3 [Video]

January 30, 2017

Something that frustrates many martial arts instructors teaching kids for the first time is that it can be tough to get them to focus. This is especially true if a child has had a bad day at school. Luckily, martial arts is a great way to lift his or her spirits!

Getting them on track is easier than it is when teaching adults, as they’re much more receptive when it comes to compliments.

A child may pout at the beginning of class if she’s not in a good mood, but telling her how good she is at a certain move can completely turn her mood around.Read More