Show filters

Blog

Category:

Dance Teachers

New

How to Remain True to You

Welcome to a new Motivational Blog that will appear on Dance Teacher Web each and every month. Need some motivation and inspiration to see things through? …You’ve come to the right place!

Blog

Category:

None

New

GIVING YOUR BEST DANCE TEACHER INTERVIEW

If you are lining up some interviews yourself for some new teaching gigs, I’d like to share some helpful hints and thoughts to better help you secure that position! I have been on both sides of the table, interviewing and …

Blog

Category:

Dance Teachers

New

REIGNING IN THE 'OVERLY' CONFIDENT DANCER

We all love when our students excel and have a stellar performance year. A year where we see the student blossom and have that “A-HA” moment when everything starts to click for them in class. It’s wonderful to see their …

Blog

Category:

None

New

2024 Dance Teacher Web Conference and Expo

The Best Event in the Industry Just Got Even Better! Say hello to a conference experience unlike any other.

Blog

Category:

None

New

BECOMING THE GREAT MOTIVATOR

How we motivate our faculty and students has a direct correlation with positive energy, high spirit and a genuine belief that we can accomplish the goals we set forth for our studios and students. If we ourselves are inspired and …

Teacher article

Category:

None

New

The Importance of Being a Well-Rounded Dancer

Dancers usually have a favorite genre. Some may even niche themselves early on as, “a ballet dancer,” a, “hip hop dancer,” a, “contemporary dancer,” etc. While it’s natural to gravitate towards a specific area during one’s training, it should also …

Blog

Category:

None

New

TIPS FOR EFFECTIVELY GIVING YOUR DANCERS FEEDBACK

Dancers tend to be their own worst critics. We scrutinize every detail and go over things with a fine-tooth comb every day we’re in the studio. Why? It is our natural tendency to identify what needs to be fixed and …

Blog

Category:

None

USING SET-BACK TO PERSERVERE

Dedicated dance teachers aim to help our students progress, teach them the “lessons,” prepare them for the future, develop their technique, etc. etc. Often we apply this same mentality to our own lives and goals, constantly wanting to do better …

Blog

Category:

None

SHOULD OUR DANCERS ALWAYS, "PUSH THROUGH?"

I am the first person to barrel through pain, injury, etc. For good or bad, it’s in my nature, it’s how I was trained as a young dancer. It’s what I have always done throughout my career and was just …

Studio Owner Article

Category:

Dance Studio Owners

Dance Studio Owners> This Is Your Year!

Every month DTW founders and Veteran Studio Owners Steve Sirico and Angela D'Valda Sirico will tackle a new hot topic with unique tips and powerful suggestions on solutions that you can use right away... Here's to your success!.

Blog

Category:

None

NOT EVERY DANCER BELONGS ON POINTE

One might think that the natural progression for every ballet student is to progress from a pre-pointe class to a pointe class. That is true for many, but there is a demographic of dancers who are either not ready, not …

Blog

Category:

Inspiration Board

Dance Educators: Promise Youself Today and Every Day!

On the first day of the New Year it is a great time to refocus and hit the reset button. Every year has it's own set of challenges but like every year, you made it through. We want to share …

Blog

Category:

None

HAPPY HOLIDAY SEASON & A JOYFUL NEW YEAR

We here at Dance Teacher Web would like to take the opportunity to thank you all for a wonderful year. It has been an eventful one for us and we’re sure it has been for you too. It’s hard to …

Blog

Category:

None

SETTING GOOD EXAMPLES FOR YOUR DANCE STUDENTS

As dance teachers who spend countless hours with our students in the studio week after week and year after year, it’s sometimes easy for the lines of the relationship to blur in terms of dance teacher to student vs. friend …

Blog

Category:

Dance Teachers

Jazz Dance Technique and Lesson Plan for Beginner Students

Each year it is a challenge to make sure that we are prepared. We are, after all, teaching many classes to many different levels of students in many different styles! We have found that each class needs to have a …

1580 Post Road Fairfield, CT © Copyright 2022 by DanceTeacherWeb.com