Phase Four Readlist. Click on the title for links. 

The Student Dancer : Emotional Aspects of the Teaching and Learning of Dance

This work deals with the psychological as opposed to the physical aspects of dance training.

Book Summary for The Student Dancer

Please turn in your book summary by day 1, and keep a copy for yourself as your personal study guide during the intensive.

Praising the Process

Please review this page and video and practice this approach. Prepare to teach on day 1 using language like this.

Yoga for Wellness by Gary Kraftsow

Once again we turn to our cookbook of effective yoga practice recipes. Please review Chapter 1: Principles of Practice and be prepared to discuss your teaching sequences in this context.

Dream Class: How To Transform Any Group Of Students Into The Class You've Always Wanted

This may seem like it’s for little kids, but these ideas work for big kids, too.

The Understanding by Design: Guide to Creating High-Quality Units

Incredible book about goal setting, skills, and assessing understanding. You will resist reading it, but the longer you teach, the more sense this book will make. Keep it in your library after the intensive, you’ll return to it.

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