Professional Development Workshop
“May I have this dance?”
Teaching and Learning in Partnership
Through the Dancing Classrooms philosophy of disciplined fun, easy instructions and simple images, educators participating in this workshop will learn the basics of the Merengue and Swing through the Dulaine Method. The arts learning will be followed by an exploration of teaching methods experienced and classroom applications.
Introduction and Outline of Goals – 5 minutes
Arts Participation — 40 minutes
Arts Reflecting & Classroom Applications: What did we do, how did we do it, how do you feel? What did you learn? How can you apply it to your own work? — 15 minutes
Questions & Answers/Open Conversation – 10 minutes
TOTAL LENGTH: 1 hour 15 minutes
NOTE: This is a professional development workshop for classroom teachers, administrators, or any faculty interested in bringing Dancing Classrooms to their schools. It is targeting grades 3-8.