Articles of Interest: Education

On this page you can find links to the various articles we share in each edition of our Education e-bulletin. Click on the arrows at the side of the page to browse via category.


Primary Education
Secondary Education
Higher Education
Further Education
Youth Dance Articles
Secondary and Sixth Form
Health and Wellbeing
Training Articles
Inclusive Dance

Primary Education

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Dance Advocacy Introduction by Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism Michael Ellis

Ten top tips for primary dance

Case Study: Déda and Becket Primary School

A Headteacher's perspective: Dance in primary education

Uchenna Dance Hansel & Gretel

Shobana Jeyasing Dance in School

Breaking down barriers to Ballet

Dancing Numbers & Letters

Elmer the Elephant

Spring Forward!


MEMBER FEATURE: Eleanor Robertson

Shake It Up!

Is this the future of Dance Education?

Choreographic learning…is it caught or taught?


Secondary Education

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Dance Advocacy – Nurturing our most able at KS3

Implementing supplementary training at Key Stage 3 & 4

Horizon Community College Folk Dance

No Bounds: Phoenix Dance Theatre

Promoting boys dance in education

The importance of dance in secondary education

Boys DiME - Dance in Mainstream Education

Keeping dance on the curriculum: Coppice Performing Arts School

Dancing in the inner city: Great Barr school

Breaking barriers: StarBank School

Reaching the hard to reach: Carr Manor School

A world of dance at Co op school

Using a projector in a dance studio

Tips for starting a AQA GCSE Dance Course

Overture with New Adventures

Manipulating and Repurposing Objects

Fresh take on secondary dance lessons for Term 3

Dance curriculum- shifting for change?

Springing ideas forward

Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt

Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt 2


Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt 3

Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt 4

Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt 5

Dance Teacher’s Agony Aunt 6

A Breath of Dance Styles!

Creativity, inspiration, and music videos!

Improvisation, a choreographic Tool

Further Education

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Bringing up the BTECs: Wakefield College


Youth Dance Articles

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Rubicon Dance

SideKick Dance

Cultural education: Ace Dance and Music

Strength and conditioing: Elmhurst

South Asian Arts-UK in Leeds

Benefits of dance: Yorkshire Dance

Inspring all to dance: RJC

More than a dance craze: Litefeet ‎

Independent Hip Hop and dance education

Street dance for all: UDOIT federation

BA (Hons) Dance: Urban Practice at UEL

Boy Blue Entertainment and hip hop education

Ace Youth

Aristry Youth Dance

Impact Youth

Return to the Studio

Into the WILD…Youth Dance and Hokey-Cokey-COVID

Taking Dance into the Heart of the Curriculum

The power of youth dance performances

WOW… Bhangra!!

Youth Dance Beginnings

DU Dance (NI): Belfast Boys

Dance Futures Youth Dance Conference

Curtain Raisers - Inspiring the next generation

Moving Minds

Museums in Motion

‘Civil Blood’: Dance United Yorkshire and New Adventures

Cashback for Change – YDance

The Power of House Dance: A Growing Style

“Storytelling, certainly in primary school, is the way forward”

Empowerment through the choreographic process


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Learning through dance

Yoga and Dance

Working for a Charity

Working as an Independent Dance Artist

From Dancing to Sport Massage

A Level Dance Guide

Adapting as a dance graduate during lockdown

Dear Dance Graduates of 2020

Dance Science as a course and career

Graduating as an Indian Classical Dancer

Life as a Dance Graduate 2020

Older adults dance online

On A Mission: There’s a new dance podcast!

The Generation of Change

Top Ten Dance tips for entering the industry during/post lockdown for new graduates

Top tips for Graduates and Interns

Top tips for starting a career in the arts sector

The importance of networking

Top Tips for Early Careers Teachers

How do we KNOW our students are learning?

Well-being for ECT Dance Teachers

Positively preparing for interviews

Health and Wellbeing

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Examples of good online dance class practice

Resources to help talk to children and young people about Coronavirus

Wellbeing for Dance Teachers

Teaching online dance classes tips

Social Distancing Dance Lesson Plan

Site specific Remote Learning Plan

Greenwich Dance: Teaching Online

Top Tips for Early Years Online

The Benefits of dancing through Covid-19

A clap for dance teachers

Bringing poetry to life through dance

Building confidence through dance

Candles lesson plan

Creating a positive atmosphere in dance lessons part 1

Creating a positive atmosphere in dance lessons part 2

Creating a positive atmosphere in dance lessons part 3

Dance Boss

Dancing Through… with DNA

Wellbeing for teachers

Looking on the bright side of life

Wellbeing Sessions: Supporting Teachers and Young People Mid-Pandemic

Preparing Dance Students Mentally for Exams

Productivity vs Rest: Top 5 Tips for Dancers

Ten Top Tips for Empowering Young People Through the Power of Music

Top Tips from Tom Hobden

5 Top Tips for Wellbeing

Healthy Communication in the Dance Studio: Giving Feedback

Eight Top Tips for staying fit and well

Life as a Dance Teacher after 40?

Training Articles

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Healthier Dancer advice: Supplementary training for adolescents

Article from bbodance: Dance Teaching Qualifications

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