Sunday, July 27, 2008
DanceMind: Dear Janie -- Teaching
There are approaches to teaching that can change the experience for you and the students.
What is the director doing that you can model?
Observe HER and the response of the students.
Your focus is on the children rather than on the adult. I am sure they love you, yet you are not their friend. Being that it is temporary, you can still have a wonderful time being a teacher. It offers you a lot of experience that can sharpen your abilities as a performer.
I gotta run for now ... How is it going otherwise?