Alabama Dance Educators Association K12

Dance for Schools: How to Prepare Students for College and Careers in Dance

πŸ—“οΈJanuary 20, 2024
1:00 – 2:30 pm
πŸ“Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham, Alabama
Are you shaping the future of aspiring dancers? Join our FREE roundtable discussion with seasoned university staff and industry professionals to gain invaluable insights into preparing your students for the exciting journey ahead!
Unlock the secrets to success as we delve into:
✨ Classroom Goals: Define and refine your objectives to ensure a comprehensive dance education.
πŸ“š Curriculum Enhancement: Receive guidance on curriculum development that aligns with industry standards and university expectations.
πŸ‘₯ Interactive Discussion: Engage with experienced professionals, exchange ideas, and discover effective strategies.
πŸ” Career Path Guidance: Learn about the latest trends and requirements for students pursuing dance as a profession.
Don’t miss this opportunity to enrich your teaching methods and empower your students for success! RSVP now to secure your spot. Contact us at
Let’s inspire the next generation of dancers together! CEU certificate of attendance available upon request.
HOSTED BY: Alabama Dance Educators Association K12
Dance for Schools is the Alabama Dance Festival’s arts education program. This program provides high-quality, meaningful arts experiences focused on P12 students, educators, and artists. Dance for Schools programs focus on professional learning, arts integration, arts enhancement, and arts exposure.


Alabama Dance Educators Association K12

Mission Statement

The Alabama Dance Educators Association provides awareness, assessment and professional development for dance educators to benefit K-12 dance education programming in both classically and nuanced techniques, ideas and creativity.

Dance Education and COVID-19:
We are in this together!

Check out the resources below to assist you and your community at large to strengthen the progress of dance education.

Teaching in Fall 2020-1 from National Dance Education Association
National Core Arts Standards
Dance USA
National Dance Education Organization
United States Department of Education

Dance Ed Tips

Georgia Dance Instructional Framework
Dance Educators of Georgia Society, INC.
Mississippi Arts Learning Standards 2017
Tennessee Department of Education Fine Arts Academic Standards
Texas Educational Dance Advisory Considerations

Alabama State Department of Education
Alabama 2017 Arts Education Course of Study
Alabama Learning Exchange

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