Dance Education Laboratory [DEL]
Art at the Heart of Teaching™
The Dance Education Laboratory is a professional development program for all educators and artists interested in developing their dance education curricula.
All DEL courses align with the New York City Department of Education Blueprint for Teaching and Learning Dance in grades K-12. Graduate or undergraduate college credit can be arranged with SUNY Empire State College for an additional fee. 92nd Street Y is a vendor listed with the New York City Department of Education.
Jody Gottfried Arnhold, Founder
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Classes and Programs
DEL Summer Institute
Tune in to PS Dance!, a powerful documentary from DEL founder, Jody Gottfried Arnhold, and discover the life-changing impact of dance on public school students.
May 15 on THIRTEEN @ 10:30 pm
May 17 on WLIW21 @ 3:30 pm & 10 pm
May 26 on NJTV @ 10 pm
Or find it online at THIRTEEN.org/specials
Visit psdancenyc.com and become part of the dance for every child movement! Watch the full video above.
Call 212.415.5555 or email for further information.
College credit for DEL courses: SUNY Empire State College
Non-matriculating undergraduate and matriculating graduate credits for DEL courses may be arranged through SUNY Empire State College. Students currently licensed to teach by the New York State Education Department may apply credit toward the Content Core – Dance requirement for dance teacher certification. College credits also comply with New York City Department of Education salary differentials for teachers. For details, download Studying for College Credit with 92Y DEL 2016-2017 [PDF]
NYCDOE Professional Development
92Y is a contracted vendor of professional development services for the New York City Department of Education. All DEL courses align with the New York City Department of Education’s Blueprint for Teaching and Learning in the Arts – Dance, Grades PreK-12. Call 212.415.5555 for details.