Watch: Is This Dance Teacher Crossing a Line?

Hands-on teaching needs to be approached in a delicate fashion, according to MOST dance teachers. But in a recent video that surfaced online, a ballet teacher is correcting a student's turnout, which is one of the most common corrections given, and appears to have gone too far.

Based on her stern face and forceful body language, she seems to show little remorse when her student expresses discomfort. Do you think this teaching style is beneficial or dangerous to this young dancer's training?

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