Who?

Moving Educators is founded by Laura Kool, a dance/yoga teacher and writer from the Netherlands. Her mission is to bring movement to every child.

Laura has a BA in Dance Education, MA in Education in Arts and followed the International Independent Study Program at Steps on Broadway, New York, U.S.A. She completed her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training and followed a variety of courses such as: Yoga for Children, Teaching in Special Education, Teaching Teachers, Journalism, Article Writing and Creative Writing.

As a dance and yoga teacher she has worked at multiple primary schools, schools for children with special educational needs and teacher training institutions. She frequently gives lectures and workshops at universities and conferences.

As a writer she has published articles in (Dutch) magazines and research journals. She also works as an editor for a Dutch magazine for art educators (Kunstzone).

She is a member of the board of Dance and the Child International, an organization that promotes the growth and development of dance for children and young people internationally.

For more information about her, go to her personal website KoolArt or her LinkedIn page.

Photo by: Martine Reelick