Friday, May 18, 2018 from 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Arthur Murray Plainview
443 South Oyster Bay Road
Plainview, NY 11803
To download an application: 2017-18 TA Application
For more information, contact us.
Applicant Requirements for Dancing Classrooms LI Teaching Artist Training Program:
1) Must be available to attend an intensive five-day NYC training course taught by Dancing Classrooms Global Network Program Director Rodney Lopez, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. from July 9-13, 2018.
2) Must attend two classroom management sessions held in 2018 at a location TBA on Long Island.
3) Serve as a Teaching Assistant for a minimum of one 20 lesson residency course.
4) Teaching experience and/or experience working in public school settings preferred.
5) Must be available between the hours of 7:00am and 3:00pm Monday through Friday for teaching in public and private schools September through June.
6) Fingerprinting clearance with the NYS Dept. of Education required.
7) Must have a car, car insurance, and willing to drive between Nassau and Suffolk County.
8) Must live in Nassau or Suffolk County.
Qualities and skills vital for every Dancing Classrooms Teaching Artist:
- Ability to command a room and engage children;
- Rhythm and display love of movement;
- Exemplary professional conduct and administrative skills;
- Excellent interpersonal communication skills;
- Ability to work in a team setting and in a classroom setting;
- Understanding of children’s classroom dynamics and how to manage behavior;
- Generous spirit, flexibility, and a good sense of humor.
- Attitude of lifelong learning and the ability to accept feedback.