WHAT DANCE STUDENTS WANT vs. WHAT DANCE STUDENTS NEED
The task of running a dance studio comes with all sorts of rewards year in and year out. However, anyone who got into this business thinking there wouldn't be some difficult decisions along the way probably woke up to an enlightening reality; especially when parents and students think they know best. As we gear up for a new season ahead, here is some food for thought which might shed some light in terms of balancing what our dancers want and how to give them what they really need most.Read More
“DANCE IMPROVISATION 101: AN INTRODUCTORY READING LIST
Dance teachers, does the thought of incorporating improvisation into your classes intimidate you? While some have called it "free dance," "free movement," etc., the actual development and structure of an improvisation lesson is a lot more than turning on the music and have the kids dance around the room. While that is wonderful and fun in its own right from time to time, this week we're giving you our own introduction and overview to an art form in itself with a rich dance history and niche of its own.Read More
LET'S CELEBRATE! DANCE TEACHER WEB LIVE 2014 SLIDE SHOW!
**As we put a final wrap on this year's DTW LIVE CONFERENCE & EXPO we'd like to share with you our event highlight reel; thanks to our very own DTW photographer and assistant extraordinaire Amanda Connor....**Read More