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Same Space, New Revenues

December 1, 2014 by

Get more bang for your studio buck by hosting events and activities outside of regular class time.

When “Dancing with the Stars” debuted on television nearly a decade ago, Corey Burns saw the potential for his … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Networking with In-State Dance Teachers

December 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Networking with In-State Dance Teachers

Q: I’m looking for ways to network with other dance teachers in my state. Any ideas?
A: As the sole dance educator in a private school, I don’t have the benefit of a team around … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Cleaning Competition Routines

December 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Cleaning Competition Routines

Q: No matter what I do, my competition routines are never as clean as I want them to be. What are your tips?
A: In my classes, when I’m working with one group, the other group … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Rewarding Loyal Families and Students

Ask the Experts: Rewarding Loyal Families and Students

Q: I’d like to reward my students and families for their loyalty and participation over the years. But I barely have enough time to keep track of important details. How can I do this simply? … Continue reading

Everything You Wanted to Know About Costumes But Were Afraid to Ask

November 1, 2014 by

Tips, tricks and a timeline
If your year-end studio recital involves costumes, you’re aware of what headaches, hassles and horrors lie beneath every glittery sequin. Year after year, studio owners take on the challenge of making … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Best Way to Use Video for Feedback

November 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Best Way to Use Video for Feedback

Q: I’d like to use video to give feedback to my students. What’s the best way to do this?
A: Take advantage of the ease of video sharing: You can save class time by adding your … Continue reading