Making the Corrections You Give Your Students Stick!
I love to teach ballet. I love to coach, correct, clean, and encourage. And I constantly tell my students corrections are how dance teachers say “I like how you are trying, I care about your dancing, and...
- Posted 4 months ago
Stretching Your Dancers at All Levels
Dance teachers know the benefits of stretching for their students. But sometimes stretching exercises and descriptions can get boring for both the teacher and their dancers. Here are some new ideas that I use for imagery (stretching...
- Posted 5 months ago
Terms of Endearment (Not For the Studio)
“My dear!” “Sweetheart!” “Darling!” I am guilty as charged for calling my students these and I’m sure a variety of other pet names in class. I, like most dance teachers, have a deep and genuine care for...
- Posted 8 months ago
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