Although not new, virtual instruction has become a more widely used approach, especially in the wake of the current pandemic. Nearly everyone has been directed to stay at home, which initially seemed like a vacation but quickly became a stressful situation. With routines upended and everyone having limited access to activities, children are filled with an overabundance of pent up energy. The need for supportive, nurturing, and engaging online resources is essential for parents and children. This is why our virtual martial arts training is so beneficial.
Virtual classes are a way for people to learn via an online platform. They have become more and more popular as technology has improved and because they are convenient. Today, many people utilize online systems as a way to attend various levels of school, learn new skills, and join conferences. And now, companies such as Gentle East Martial Arts are offering online training to stay connected to their students, offer an outlet for extra energy, and provide an opportunity to continue training.
In the new normal of our world, it’s easy to become stagnant and passive. By providing children with the online training platform, Gentle East empowering them to develop a growth mindset and come out even stronger on the other side. And since our children’s classes utilize child development tehniques, children continue to develop physically, intellectually, emotionally, and socially. By utilizing the D.O.S.E. method, instructors boost the student’s neural circuitry all the while helping them stay fit, active, and entertained.
And while virtual classes and training are new for many, Gentle East lays out the curriculum and class access in a way that is easy to use. By providing students and parents with written curriculum and supplemental videos, virtual live class access, and one-on-one training opportunities, we strive to meet all of our student needs. The best thing is this type of platform provides flexibility so content is available if a student misses class. By having all this information easily accessible, it also gives the students the ability to go back and review the information that may have been more of a challenge.
Today, more than ever before, children need to be assured that everything will be ok. By keeping them engaged with activities that part of their “normal” routine, parents can help their children deal with the current situation in a more productive way. Along with this, the extra support that instructors provide helps parents understand that they are not alone. Utilizing platforms such as Gentle East’s virtual martial arts training can give children the tools for success right from the comfort of their own home.