Latest National Dance Education Organization Stories

2013-05-24 23:37:19

The National Dance Education Organization's Online Professional Development Institute (OPDI) announces the launch of Mini Courses. The online Mini-Courses are 4 weeks long and designed to introduce dance teachers to ideas and concepts in the field of dance education that can't be found in traditional technique classes, conventions or workshops. (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 Online learning is one of the latest trend in education. The National Dance Education Organization's Online Professional...

2013-05-15 23:33:12

The National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) announces the Winners, Finalists and Honorable Mentions of its 2013 NDEO Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement Award. Dance students who have previously been inducted into NDEO's National Honor Society for Dance Arts and who are a junior or senior in high school were eligible to apply for this award. Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA), a program of the National Dance...

2013-04-18 23:00:46

Now dance teachers can strengthen their own teaching and learning skills and maintain certification with online dance education courses from the National Dance Education Organization. They can earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) that attest to professional development, or choose to complete the entire Certificate in Dance (CiD) program. Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 Quench the thirst for knowledge. Indulge the brain in stimulating new ideas and connections. Online...

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