Specializing in Latin Dance

WORKSHOP 1

Sunday Feb 18, 2018 5pm - 7pm 


Teaching 101 

Focus will be in SOCIAL LATIN DANCES such as: Salsa LA Style, Merengue, Cumbia, Cha Cha, Bachata


The layering system

How to teach what you know

Technique: what to look for and how to correct it and why

All participants will receive online access to Teacher Training workshop tools like:

  • Manuals
  • Videos
  • Music
  • Class notes
  • Peer support
  • Instructor Support


All participants will be able to shadow teach as they are learning.  All will be required to shadow teach starting in June.  


June & July Instructors in Training will hold and conduct their own 2 hour workshops as well as their own group class and 1 private lesson student or couple and/or  choreograph one group number of at least 4 members and 1 couple (Pro/Am) routine which will be showcased at this year "Dance of Many Colors" Summer showcase on August 5, 2018.


Teachers in training will be paid a "teacher training rate" during this time.  


COST is $350 for the ENTIRE training

or $100 per workshop


You will receive a certificate of completion at the Summer Showcase.  As well as evaluations after teaching sessions.  Full time teaching opportunities could be offered as well.  


All instructors in training will also be allowed to attend group classes free of charge.  They will be required to attend all staff meetings as they are scheduled.  


PAYMENT PLANS ARE AVAILABLE when you set up for auto payment.  

WORKSHOP 2

Sunday Mar 25, 2018 4pm - 6pm 


The Student

Focus will be in SOCIAL LATIN DANCES such as: Salsa LA Style, Merengue, Cumbia, Cha Cha, Bachata


Understanding the students

Teaching to "Bertha and Billy Bob"

Lesson Plans

Do you like to work with people? Do you like coach and motivate?

Do you love music and guiding groups of people?

Do you like working one-on-one for that special moment?


The becoming a dance teacher could be your calling. 

Learn How to teach, how to develop lesson plans, how to help students achieve their goals while having fun. Learn how to market yourself and so much more. 

This will be a MONTHLY training where we will cover various elements of teaching. 

All teachers will learn to choreograph and teach a choreography which will be showcased at this years SUMMER SHOWCASE. 

Showcase

WORKSHOP 4

Sunday May 20, 2018 4pm - 6pm 


Choreography 101

Focus will be in Choreography Dances


Wedding Couples

Quinceanera Groups

Showcase Groups

Couples

Pro/Am

​Am/Am

WORKSHOP 5

Sunday May 20, 2018 4pm - 6pm 


The Business

Focus will be on creating a successful business


Marketing

Licensing

Insurance

Legalities

Teacher Training Workshops

Sunday February 18, 2018

5pm - 7pm 

WORKSHOP 3

Sunday April 15, 2018 4pm - 6pm 


The Instructor

Focus will be in SOCIAL LATIN DANCES such as: Salsa LA Style, Merengue, Cumbia, Cha Cha, Bachata


Qualities of a good instructor

Listen before you teach

Do's and Dont's

Development

Certifications