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Ask the Experts: Converting YouTube Videos for School

July 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Converting YouTube Videos for School

Q: I’d like to show my classes dance videos I found on YouTube, but my school doesn’t allow us to access YouTube on campus. Is there some way to safely access it or convert the videos … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Comp Team Traditions

July 1, 2014 by
Ask the Experts: Comp Team Traditions

Q: I’m trying to boost morale among my comp kids. Can you share some traditions you have with your competition team?
A: Over the years, our group of competition dancers and their parents has grown very close. … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Keeping Up Attendance

Ask the Experts: Keeping Up Attendance

Q: I need help crafting e-mails and the text on our website to encourage students to come to class. Do you have any tips on how to keep up attendance?
A: Creating a studio culture where consistent … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Incorporating Technology

June 1, 2014 by

Q: I would love to start incorporating all the technology you talk about into my own classroom, but I’m almost completely computer-illiterate. Help me! Where should I start?
A: There are many people out there who are … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Deciding Which Competitions to Attend

June 1, 2014 by

Q: How do you decide what events to attend with your competition team?
A: Toward the end of every summer, my staff and I pull out all the competition and convention mail-outs that we have received. We … Continue reading

Ask the Experts: Increasing Monthly Tuition

Q: My school runs classes September through June, but I only charge for September through May. I’ve followed this model for eight years and never made the change to charge for June tuition, but I plan … Continue reading