It’s so exciting to be a new teacher! But, ARGH, it can be difficult too, right? Hanna from Iowa, USA asks:
Congratulations! You’ve just taken on a really hard job. Not only are you teaching, you’re teaching dance, to adults, at a college. And then these people are your peers, too! All of these can present challenges.
Instead of addressing all of them, let’s just talk about teaching dance to adults.
People sometimes think of teaching and learning as polar opposites, and this really shows in their teaching. This is a mistake. Here’s what I mean. [Read more…] about New Dance Teacher? 4 Tips to Start Off Right