The Benefits of Virtual Training
Although not new, virtual learning has increasingly 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 an unwanted situation. With routines upended and everyone limited with access to activities, children are filled with an overabundance of pent up energy. The need for supportive, online resources is essential for parents and children. This is why engaging in SKILLZ 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 due to the evolving of technology and the need for convenience. 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 SKILLZ are implementing 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 today, it’s easy to become stagnant and passive. By providing children with training online, SKILLZ is continuing to empower them to develop a growth mindset and come out even stronger on the other side.
Although there are many locations offering virtual classes, since SKILLZ and thus Cape Martial Arts is a child development course, not just martial arts, children continue to develop physically, intellectually, emotionally, and socially. By utilizing the 8 Teaching SKILLZ and applying 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, SKILLZ lays out the curriculum and class access in a way that is easy to use. By providing students and parents with At-Home Training Planners and supplemental videos in addition to virtual live class access, and one-on-one training opportunities, SKILLZ strives to cover all bases of student needs. The best thing is this type of platform provides flexibility so recorded classes can be accessed at a later time if a student misses class. By having all this information easily accessible, it also gives the students the ability to go back and review information that may have been more of a challenge.
Additionally, since SKILLZ and Cape Martial Arts is a child development course, we go beyond even the virtual classes. We have expanded our already robust LIFE SKILLZ program for the children where we will be offering a weekly “Class” dedicated to focusing on topics such as April’s (Optimism) and giving the children a format where they can also feel free to discuss other challenges they are experiencing.
We are also doing the same for our Parents. Adults too are experiencing new levels of stress and we want to provide an outlet for them also. Our current Cape Parent SKILLZ group (FREE) has been expanded to provide more information and challenges for home and will also now include a weekly Virtual Parent Class. This will be a chance for Parents to share their frustrations, successes and questions in a controlled virtual setting that is meant to be relaxing (BYOB, lol) and informative.
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 SKILLZ virtual martial arts training can give children the tools for success right from the comfort of their own home.