What to look for when choosing a dance studio for your kids: Part two of our 5 part series:
Many parents are lost when it comes to choosing the right arts program (ie: Dance, theatre, circus, music, singing, etc) for their kids.
Here’s a few things to look for when choosing an arts program for your kids…
By now we all know that participation in dance programs develops children’s motivation, self confidence, improves critical thinking skills, provides fine and gross motor skill mastery etc etc. (I could go on!)
So the question becomes not “Why” but “which one”. Read below to find out what to look for when choosing a dance studio for your kids.
Read below to discover our top ten list of things to consider when choosing a dance studio for your child.
Whole Child Approach – Are you looking for a great school where your kids will participate in arts programming long term? If so you want to be sure that the values you instil at home will be repeated at the school you choose. We all want our kids to learn a skill set – after all that’s part of what you’re paying for. But If the class is solely focused on results (“the perfect turns or jumps”) that may be harmful to your child’s self esteem or social/emotional development.
Check back next week for Part 3: What to look for when choosing a dance studio for your child.
Until Next time!
At The School, we offer creative arts programs in a clear, straightforward approach that is family focused in a friendly environment. We believe that it is our responsibility to present the arts to your child in a way that nurtures their whole selves.