Anne Green Gilbert Summer Intensive

~ Sensing ~ Connecting ~ Moving ~          

Join Anne Green Gilbert and Dionne Kamara (2 week Foundational Course) and Terry Goetz and Anna Mansbridge (1 week Refresher Course) and guest faculty as they share the philosophy of brain-compatible teaching and the power of the BrainDance. Through movement and discussion, participants experience sample lessons based on Anne Green Gilbert's patently successful five-part conceptual lesson plan and the brain-compatible principles that underpin it. Discover how incorporating these principles into your teaching and workplace can positively affect class management, behavior, learning, and focus. A wide variety of afternoon workshops will extend participants’ knowledge and experience.

Celebrating 25 years of SDIT in 2019, the Institute is designed for educators, dance teachers, arts specialists, and therapists who wish to understand the vital link between movement and cognition. Gain confidence in how to combine the mastery of movement with the artistry of expression. Explore cutting edge dance pedagogy and best practices in the ever-evolving laboratory of SDIT. Participants leave renewed and ready to incorporate movement into the lives of their students.

Summer Dance Institute for Teachers is designed to: increase understanding and application of brain-compatible teaching methods and BrainDance;

  • focus on National Dance Standards and State Essential Academic Learning Requirements;

  • present kinesthetic activities that will increase academic learning and integrate body and mind;

  • offer management techniques guaranteed to create a collaborative and positive atmosphere;

  • strengthen modern dance and choreographic skills;

  • extend dance knowledge and experience through a wide variety of afternoon workshops;

  • provide opportunities for networking and rejuvenation!

  • allow participants to take CDC classes at no cost in the evenings and observe Summer Session classes on Saturday

https://www.creativedance.org/institute-workshops/sdit/

Bill Evans Teacher Intensive

43rd annual BILL EVANS SUMMER INSTITUTE OF DANCE


Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York


I. 21st annual BILL EVANS TEACHERS INSTITUTE, Northeast ( SCHEDULE/ INFO   REGISTRATION )

July 4-9, 2019


"Somatic-Based, Student-Centered Dance Technique, Creative Processes and Pedagogy"

(Integrating Principles and Practices of Laban/Bartenieff Movement Studies)

Bill Evans, Founder and Director; Cynthia Williams, Coordinator

For Established and Emerging Dance Educators (and younger dancers interested in a somatic-based, student-centered intensive workshop)


II. Pre-Conference One-Day Workshops, for early arrivers ( SCHEDULE/INFO  REGISTRATION )

July 10, 2019


1. CREATIVE BALLET TEACHING, Cadence Whittier

2. EVANS SOMATIC DANCE TECHNIQUE, Bill Evans and Don Halquist

3. FELDENKRAIS and DANCE TECHNIQUE, Suzie Lundgren.

4. DANCE and SOCIAL JUSTICE, Rose Pasquarello Beauchamp and Missy Pfohl Smith

II. 7th annual SOMATIC DANCE CONFERENCE & PERFORMANCE  FESTIVAL

(SCHEDULE/INFO REGISTRATION )

July 10-14, 2019


"Collaboration, Community and Social Justice"

Bill Evans, Founder and Co-Director; Cynthia Williams Coordinator and Co-Director

Keynote Presenters:

Christal Brown, Sondra Horton Fraleigh and Bill Evans



Billevansdance.org

Rainbow Kids Yoga & Breathe for Change

Rainbow Yoga is a fun and constantly evolving family business. It was lovingly born in 2007, with the intention of giving people the tools to teach fun, engaging, and creative yoga classes for kids, families, partners and communities.

Rainbow Yoga is interactive and social, it is all about connection; Touch, hug, move, breathe and co-create together in a magical and playful way.

Rainbow Yoga offers a variety of unique teacher training courses all over the world. Our teacher training courses offer a well-rounded, in-depth learning experience through a combination of play, practical theory and fun.

Rainbow Yoga Teacher Training’s are renowned for being captivating, dynamic, loving and life changing. They are condensed with a lifetime of knowledge and hands on experience from the Founders of Rainbow Yoga, Gopala and Angel Yaffa. Delivered by world class faculty around the world.

You will be left with a smile on your face, a wealth of knowledge and an ignited spirit to spread the love and joy of yoga.

https://rainbowyogatraining.com



Bates Dance Festival Teacher Training Workshop

The Teacher Training Workshop is an 6-day intensive embedded in the Festival’s Professional Training Program that offers practicing dance educators a chance to refresh and renew their passion for teaching. Dance educators will gain valuable new insights and information to enhance their classroom and creative work and fortify their core teaching values.

To qualify applicants must be currently teaching dance for grades 8-12 or within higher education. Applicants may be enrolled in and undergraduate, M.Ed. or MFA program and intending to teach. Please include this information on your required resume.

The Teacher’s Training Workshop includes:

  • Teacher’s Laboratory In the daily afternoon 3-hour sessions with master teacher Mary Carbonara, participants will explore different learning modalities, appropriate age and grade-level lesson planning, student assessment, injury prevention and somatic approaches to conditioning, composition, collaboration, improvisation, and performance skills, and building community through movement practice.

  • Panel with Guest Faculty

  • Special Music for Dance Teachers Module Participants will work with Carbonara and master musician and accompanist, Terrence  Karn focusing on how teachers can incorporate live music into their classes and performances.

  • A Choice of Elective Classes to Attend or Observe Daily Teacher’s Workshop participants may elect to register for specific morning classes to create their own movement experience for the week, or may choose to observe any morning classes on a day by day basis.

  • Special Teacher socials and round table dinner gatherings, master classes with BDF faculty designed especially for workshop participants, as well as guest visits from among the Professional Training Program faculty who will share aspects of their teaching practice specifically teachers during our afternoon laboratory.

Delicious Shared Meals and On Site Housing with Workshop Attendees

Application opens December 3, 2018.

To Apply

Applicants must submit the required Teacher Training Workshop application along with all required support materials (resume and video). We’ll begin accepting applications December 3, 2018. If you have questions regarding the process, please contact Allie at dancefest@bates.edu

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Teacher Scholarship

We are excited to announce that two $500 tuition scholarships will be awarded for those enrolled in the Teacher Training Workshop. Participants interested in this scholarship opportunity must submit the scholarship application form and required materials (financial documentation and recommendation form) which must be received by Monday, April 1, 2019 by 11:59pm EST.



http://www.batesdancefestival.org/education/teacher-workshops/