The Art of Living has reached out to 152 countries and touched the lives of 370 million people in 32 years. Through its various programs and activities covering various age groups and needs, the Art of Living is dedicated to address the social, emotional and behavioral issues in the society.
Enhancing the school environment
The Art of Living programs for children and youth offered by have been implemented in more than 500 schools in India. The programs help create a school environment that boosts academic ability, enhances creativity, inculcates team spirit and nurtures leadership qualities. It equips participants with tools to overcome stress on a daily basis and create better awareness and belongingness.
The programs offered by the Art of Living help schools to deal effectively with day-to-day challenges. The programs consist of yoga, meditation, group processes, interactive and simple knowledge sessions that channelize the vibrant energy of the participants, helping them excel in every sphere.
The program outcomes
The programs address the specific requirements of schools, covering students, teachers and parents as per the need. The programs for students shape children into well-rounded personalities and ensure that the onus of their future is not just shouldered by the school and their parents but also by the children themselves. The program not only develops and improves life skills, thinking skills and social skills but also addresses mental health and adolescent issues.
The programs for teachers alleviate physical, mental and emotional stress, so that they can face the challenges of their professional and personal lives with greater skill and ease. The programs for parents give key insights into the behavior of children so that they are better able to communicate with them.
For CBSE Schools
For CBSE schools, the Art of Living (through Vyakti Vikas Kendra India is offering Capacity Building Programs under 3 categories – Capacity Building Programs for Students of High School and Middle School (Life Skills, Mental Health and Adolescent Issues) and Training Program for Teachers (Stress Management).