If you’re dancing today, chances are, it’s because you’ve had a great teacher somewhere along the way.
Here’s what some of our blogging friends and DA readers have to say about the Qualities of a Great Dance Teacher:
Maria gives four of her best qualities she thinks shines through when teaching her young students; the qualities her littles love her for! And, she asks what qualities make you great.
See her post at mariasmovers.com.
Bead109’s quick post about the two most important things necessary in a good ballet teacher. Dash off a laundry list of descriptives, but it all comes down to two simple qualities!
Check it out and see if you agree at bead109.com.
A list of important qualities for teachers from Sheena Jeffers, author of Ballet Shoes & Bobby Pins, and currently pursuing her Masters in Dance Education from Old Dominion University.
Accept the responsibility of being a great teacher… and change lives at every level of dance education.
See Sheena’s post at www.sheenajeffers.com.
Joy In Motion’s article outlines the seven habits that bring life and spirit to the words and actions of every effective dance teacher, with a special bonus link to the author’s favorite quotes about teaching!
Read it at joy-in-motion.com.
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