2008 Music Guide
More than 25 music distributors offer selections for class and recital
The Dos and Don’ts of Hip Hop
Teacher Pat-Y-O shows how to get the hip-hop look right.
Get Your Groove On
Choreographers Napoleon & Tabitha D’umo share their favorite hip-hop tracks.
Solutions for minimizing conflict and creating a cohesive competition team
Cover to Cover
Nine new dance titles
Ask the Experts
Performing background checks and the right time to start competition
Performance Planner: All You Need Is Love
For your next recital, put L-O-V-E center stage.
A pioneer of African-based dance in the U.S.
Three K–12 dance teachers share tips for keeping classrooms in check.
Studio owners weigh in on the best ways to make students behave.
Fuel Your Teaching
Simple steps to nourish your mind and body for a full day of teaching
Where the Heart Is
Creating an inviting studio environment will keep dancers and their families coming back for more.
The Floor Factor
Key questions you should ask to make sure you choose a safe, comfortable and long-lasting floor surface
Building a Dance Library
Enhance our students’ education by creating a studio resource library.