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Dance Step Assistants

DanceStep student appreciation

For the last two years DS has had many of our senior students participating in the DanceStep Student Teacher Education Program. DanceStep is a 4 stage process which builds on the philosophy that dance helps teach students to be part of a team and community. This program provides a progressive and formalised education process including both practical and theoretical components. DanceStep empowers students to take care of others, guiding them to be leaders and role models at our studio [...]

Hannah teaching her minis on stage

Staff Spotlight – Miss Hannah

If there were to be a Dance Sensations spirit ambassador, Miss Hannah would be it! Always happy, bubbly and fun, we love having Miss Hannah around. She loves DS Spirit so much, that she even made a DS Spirit stick for every troupe this year.  She then gave up her weekend to come and present the spirit sticks to each troupe and cheer them on…loudly! We sat down with Miss Hannah to find out more about what makes her [...]

How to keep dancing through year 11 and 12

Dancing through Year 11 and 12

Dance and Succeeding at School How to keep dancing and achieve at School Miss Shanae, Miss Josie, Miss Brooke As students move into their senior years of schooling, they often pull back on the number of dance classes they take per week to focus on their studies.   But what if they didn’t have to change their dance workload too drastically and were still able to be high achievers at school? In this blog post, we look at Josie Mansell, a much loved [...]