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Senate Bill 725 Update

Great news!  Senate Bill 725 has made it through the amendment process in the Appropriations Committee and now moves on to the Assembly Education Committee.  This is truly excellent news! It will be heard in […]

Performance by Lehrer Dance company.

5 Ways to Regain Balance

With grades submitted, graduation ceremonies conducted and finished, and the shifting into summer-time positions and priorities, the middle of June can leave dance teachers from all walks of life in a haze of exhaustion. The […]

Anna-Halprin

Dance as Ritual: Guiding Our Students Through Transitions

With academic sessions wrapping up around this time of year, tensions of both students and teachers can be quite high. Commencement and promotion ceremonies are time honored rites of passage that illustrate the achievement of […]

May 2015 Newsletter

Quick Look Dance the Bay – Learn about this excellent outreach program in the Bay Area. Changing Models Changing Systems – Co-­‐President Beth Megill shares her reflections on trying something new. We did it!! Your letters made the difference. Thank you to everyone who took the time to write a letter in support of SB 725. The […]

April 2015 Newsletter

Quick Look Dance and Dialogue – Ricka Kelsch talks workshops in middle school. Dance Advocacy Day – Kristin Kusanovich takes San Fran by storm to wake up advocates everywhere. Repeatability – Cabrillo College lead a repeatability session at CFT Convention. The Strides from March I […]

March 2015 Newsletter

Quick Look CDEA Reports – Update on our recent day conference with essential member news. Spring Into Action After a fantastic February day conference, March is a great month for reflecting on new beginnings as spring comes to […]

February 2015 Newsletter

Quick Look CDEA Elections – CDEA announces and welcomes its new board members. Teaching Artists – Nancy Ng discuses teaching Art to Artists. Togetherness Through Dance – Katherine McGinity (1 of 3 Scholarship recipients) reminisces on her experience at the NDEO conference. CDEA Day Conference – February 14th is the big day! Register now online at www.cdeadance.org. The Love of Dance What better way to spend […]

January 2015 Newsletter

Quick Look CDEA Elections – CDEA wants your input on the 2015 Executive and Greater Board Members. Keeping it “Real” – Wendy Jones explores authentic movement with her company members. Giving Back – Andrea Hansen (1 of 3 Scholarship recipients) reminisces on her experience at […]

December 2014 Newsletter

Quick Look NDEO in Chicago – Robin Kish talks stability and mobility. Featured Article – Beth Megill shares her thoughts on the Cruise Ship Dance Scene. The CDEA Family As the year comes to a close CDEA is hosting […]

November 2014 Newsletter

Quick Look Injury Prevention Tips – Robin Kish talks stability and mobility. Featured Article – Beth Megill shares her thoughts on the Cruise Ship Dance Scene. IMPORTANT: NDEO Conference Time Change – CDEA to meet Thursday 2:30 pm at NDEO conf. Winding up for the […]

October 2014 Newsletter

Quick Look Featured Article – Kristin Kusanovich discusses dance success. Dance Editorial – Producer as Educator by Beth Megill. Upcoming NDEO Conference – CDEA to meet Friday night of NDEO conf. Making “Me Time” October in California is the thick of […]

September 2014 Newsletter

Quick Look Dance Advocacy – Avilee Goodwin Reports on successful advocacy efforts. Dance Editorial – Beth Megill reflects on dance for connection. Upcoming NDEO Conference – CDEA to meet Friday night of NDEO conf. Here to Connect I recently chatted with a […]