Costumes

Clothes Make a Statement; Costumes Tell a Story Costume day can be the best of days for so many jubilant students! But if the costumes don’t fit, it can become the worst day. Students are sad, parents are frustrated, and I breath a little heavier unsure if we have the...

Family Affair

  “We are family; I got all my sisters with me. We are family;  Get up ev'rybody and sing” Sister Sledge “We are a family, like a giant tree.  Branching out toward the sky.” ANNOYMOUS How do you envision family?  What does it mean to be in a family? When I reflect on...

Confidence

  Dance teachers experience frustration when they know what they want to accomplish, but fear that what they need to do to get there will upset or confuse students or parents. Sometimes anxiety about the confrontations to come, or fears of losing a student, or runaway...