Prepare for the DEL Summer Institute by learning the fundamentals: Laban Movement Analysis applications, child development, methods and strategies, lesson planning, creative technique, and integrating dance into school curricula.

Please note: This course is required for new DEL students enrolled in WonderDance™ Teacher Training or the entire Summer Institute.

Mon-Wed, Jun 30-Jul 2, 9:30 am-4:30 pm, $225 until Jun 23 / $250 After.

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  • DEL Essentials: An Introduction to Dance Education Laboratory

    First Session: Mon, Jun 30, 2014, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Instructor: Ann Biddle  show bio

    Ann Biddle has been a professional dancer, choreographer and dance educator for the past twenty years. Ms. Biddle has taught dance and dance education extensively in the New York, New Jersey region in both private and public schools and at the University level. Ms. Biddle...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Instructor: Jody Arnhold  show bio

    Jody Gottfried Arnhold is a dance educator and advocate for dance and is the Founder of the Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) at 92nd Street Y. DEL was recently named best program by the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO). Jody is Honorary Chair of the Board of Ballet Hispanico, serves on the Advisory Council for Arts Education for the New York City Department of Education and is Co-Chair of the Committee that created the NYC DOE Curriculum Blueprint for Teaching and Learning in Dance PreK-12. She is Chair of the Hunter College Dance Advisory Committee, Vice Chair of the Board of the Center for Arts Education and is Chairman of the Dance Center Task Force at 92nd Street Y where she serves on the Board. Jody received the Visionary Award from NDEO in 2009, the Spotlight in Dance Education Award presented by the New York City Department of Education in June 2008 and the Irmy...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday

    Sessions: 3

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: Buttenwieser Hall, 2nd Fl

    Price: from $250.00

    NOT FOR SALE ONLINE. To order, please call Customer Service at 212.415.5500 or visit our Box Office at Lexington at 92nd Street during our Hours of Operation.
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Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.


Who is eligible for priority registration?

Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.

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Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.

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