Teachers Workshop

5pm 5 July – 1pm 7 July 2024

Accommodation – University of Queensland – University Hall
Classes at the Forest Hill School of Arts

Designed to fit in with this year’s Winter School in Queensland, there will be a two-day Teacher Development Course prior to the school and at the same accommodation (Gatton campus).

Commencing on the evening of Friday 5 July 2024, workshops will continue Saturday morning and afternoon and also Sunday morning.

This will be a practical course covering as many of the following skills as possible:

  • observing and correcting faults in steps and handing (observe, analyse, isolate, correct)
  • dance analysis
  • creating skills exercises for tricky/less common formations or difficult transitions
  • teaching points – what they are and how to use them effectively
  • recapping
  • effective use of voice / teaching without excess talking
  • use of music/musician

The course will be led by Jeanette Watson of Wellington, New Zealand.

Accommodation, meals, morning and afternoon teas are included.

Price is $295 per person for ATA members (this cost is subsidised by ATA), $320 non ATA members.

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