United States - Geneva
At Dance Dynamics we offer smaller class sizes, personal student-to-teacher focus and superior technique. We have a competitive team for ages 5-18 and a recreational program for ages 2-adult. Ballet, tap, jazz, musical theater, hip hop, lyrical, adult fitness, all boys hip hop & special needs dance.
What Instructor Jobs are most in demand?
Dance Instructor jobs are always high in demand. Everyone is always looking for the best around.
How did your learn to be an Instructor?
I have been dancing since I was 3. Training is ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop & pointe. I went to a performing arts high school in Chicago and attended Columbia College for a BA in dance. I started teaching & choreographing at the age of 16 and have been running my own studio as well as my award winning dance company for 6 years now. Ive taken classes from teachers all over the country and still attend classes and seminars on a regular basis.
What instructor evaluation should a person do?
As a dance instructor I think the most important thing is knowledge of proper technique & terminology.
Did you attend any instructor training courses?
I attended a performing arts high school for dancers as well as Columbia College Chicago for dance. Ive attended many teacher seminars as well as 2 -3 conventions a year with top teachers from around the country and regular weekly classes with great instructors. Ive been teaching for over 10 years and have worked with all different ages and levels of dancers. I have choreographed top award winning numbers for 6 years in a row now. I have had all the proper training a good instructor needs.
What makes a person a good teacher?
Their knowledge of good and proper technique in whatever style of dance they are teaching. How they interact and demonstrate to their class. Knowledge of proper terminology and what everything means. Having a good attitude and always being prepared and on time.