Many martial arts schools teach kids as a sidelight to their main focus: adults. They are not that interested in children, and only do it because it represents a sizable chunk of their school’s income. Not us at American Karate Institiute. Children are routinely thrown into adults classes or treated as “miniature adults.” A school that can focus on the needs of children will be very successful, as there are few that get it right. To be a successful martial arts school for children, it is important to recognize how teaching them differs from the teaching of adults.
The attention span of a child is much shorter than that of an...
At American Karate Institute, we understand that a student’s mastery of self-control is one of the biggest factors to their success in both their progression in martial arts and in everyday life. Our martial arts school in Miami constantly reiterate values like respect, self-control, dedication self-defense and discipline to help shape our students into strong, goal oriented, and successful adults.