Rachel Gibbons holds a B.A. in Family and Human Development and a M.S. in Special Education. She currently lives in New York City and works as a first grade teacher at Dwight School. Prior to living in NYC, Rachel worked as Developmental Specialist for the Az Early Intervention Program for 7 years.
Rachel completed the LFY (Levels 1-3) training and certification process November 2017 and attended LFY Chair Yoga training in February 2018. Since becoming certified she has designed an after-school program at Dwight for grades 1-5, as well as adding Yoga and Mindfulness to her classroom curriculum. Rachel believes all children deserve to experience the benefits of yoga and mindfulness, as these tools and skills can be used throughout life for strength, focus, self-regulation and build confidence.