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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

Ask the Experts: Avoiding Drama in Formations

November 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Avoiding Drama in Formations

Q: How do you avoid drama when you’re putting together formations for group routines?
A: When placing my dancers into a formation, I take into account the number of dancers, height differences, dependability, confidence, performance skills, … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Faculty Bios

Ask the Experts: Faculty Bios

Q: How can I keep my faculty members’ bios from becoming outdated so quickly? Do you have any writing tips for bios?
A:Your bio should tell your story, but it is not your resumé. With that … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Video Apps for iPads

October 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Video Apps for iPads

Q: I need a dance film project that my students can create with their iPads but that requires more than just the iPad. What special video apps for iPads have you used?
A: I am fortunate enough … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Parents Aren’t Reading My E-mails or Studio Bulletin Boards

Ask the Experts: Parents Aren’t Reading My E-mails or Studio Bulletin Boards

Q: I have an issue with parents not reading their e-mails or our studio bulletin boards. It’s like they just skim through everything really quickly and then need to be told exactly what to do. Help!
A: … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Apps

September 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Apps

Q: How do I know which apps are good? I don’t want to choose blindly.
A: In the past, I’ve heard about apps from other educators and spent time looking them up on iTunes, trying to figure … Continue reading