Bring Dance Daze to a Title 1 School!

The Dance Daze in Schools fundraising campaign to bring a FREE dance program to a Title 1 school has launched! We have 1 day remaining (until April 24th, 2013) to raise just $260 more. We have already had 24 donations pledged, and we are about half way to our goal of $500! Here’s how YOU can helpContinue reading “Bring Dance Daze to a Title 1 School!”

What School Should Get Free Dance Daze Classes?

In a couple of weeks, Dance Daze in Schools will be launch a fundraising campaign to bring a FREE session of dance classes to a school or community center! We know that Dance Daze® classes are extremely fun, engaging, and educational experiences for students, and we want YOU to help us decide which Bay AreaContinue reading “What School Should Get Free Dance Daze Classes?”

Professional Development for Dance Daze® Interns

On Saturday, October 20, 2012, some of the Dance Daze® in Schools interns attended an arts integration retreat called “Building the Builders”. The retreat was sponsored by Arts Is Education and the Alameda County Office of Education. The event was held at the lovely Peralta Elementary School, an arts demonstration school in the Oakland UnifiedContinue reading “Professional Development for Dance Daze® Interns”

2012 Chan Fellows at Dance Daze, Inc. Offices

    On Thursday, October 4, 2012, we were visited by the 2012 UC Berkeley W. T. Chan Fellows. The Chan Fellows are a group of 6 undergraduate and graduate students from China, who spend 5 months in the United States, immersed in a service-learning experience. The Fellows live with local families, attend a universityContinue reading “2012 Chan Fellows at Dance Daze, Inc. Offices”

School Has Begun for Dance Daze!

School is back in session, which means we’re back to Dance Daze in Schools! This program allows us to bring introductory dance classes to students at their own schools, during or after school. We offer dance and movement classes, including ballet, hip hop, jazz, tap, Latin dance and yoga; health education; and introductory music classes.Continue reading “School Has Begun for Dance Daze!”