Preparing for a year-end performance in a school setting can add stress to an already full classroom schedule. However, it does wonders for the students and the program as you plan for the content and experiences that may actually be more important, like dance history and theory. Heather shares these wonders and some ways she prepares students for the "big show" ahead.
Chicago Public Schools officials unveiled at Wednesday's school board meeting expansive plans to get more students doing something productive over the summer. Called UpGrade, the plan aims to bring more students into classrooms, lib... Read Post
Before your big performance day (and after), add some informal performances to your schedule. Not only is it good practice and experience for your students, it's great advertising, and most importantly, a wonderful gift to the commu... Read Post