Each year, the Dance Teacher Awards honors four outstanding educators for their hard work, dedication and contributions to the field. Past recipients have ranged from world-dance instructors to ballet masters, hip-hop mavens and everything in between. We need your help to find this year’s best in the profession. Do you know a teacher who deserves to be recognized as a leader and role model? Nominate him or her for a 2013 Dance Teacher Award! Your nomination should include the following:
1. Award category: Private Studio/Conservatory, Higher Educaton or K–12
4. In 200 words of less, tell us why this teacher deserves an award. What are their leadership qualities, for instance, and list some notable accomplishments.
2013 Dance Teacher Awards
attn: Andrea Marks
333 Seventh Ave., 11th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Photos from top: Stephen Baranovics; Jerry Baker; Mary Jo Graves;Rich Davis; Jamee Schleifer; all courtesy of the teachers