Beth Bluett-Spicer of the ICDF Network for Dance Teachers responds to the question, 'What is a leader?'
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To me ministry means the precious task of imparting the life of God to a person. It is our great honor that He uses us to be the channel to impart what of Him is needed in the situation. As dance is a body language with no language barriers we can impart this through the medium of … Continue reading Dance is a Body Language with no Language Barriers
By Beth Bluett de Baudistel - ICDF Network Coordinator for Dance Teachers Honour God • Respect each other • Dance for Joy A guide for teachers to use their gift in opening a dance school. To help them become a productive steward of their 'talent' and skill... 1. Know that God expects you to … Continue reading The 1-2-3 of Starting a Dance School : A Guide for Teachers to Use their Gift in Opening a Dance School
A Spirit of Excellence: Teach like its never been taught before Be faithful in little and you will be given more. (Luke 16:10) Gain understanding. (Proverbs 4:7) Study to show yourselves approved, a workman not needing to be ashamed. (2 Timothy 2:15) Your gift will bring you before kings. (Proverbs 18:16) ~ Beth : ICDF … Continue reading A Spirit of Excellence: “Teach like it’s never been taught before”
“Any teacher who encourages a young child to dress provocatively for a stage performance is culpable of gross misconduct” “..what is deeply troubling is that (dance) schools are actually soliciting obscenities.” “it is not the kids who should be held accountable. Adults decide costumes & what the pre teen kids perform” “Teachers are supposed to … Continue reading A Petition against the Sexualisation of Children in Dance
I 'gave' my dance school to the Lord, a number of years ago. I even wrote it as a document and filed it away. I 'saw' Him as my 'boss' (best boss to work for) and myself as His employee in 'His' dance school. It took a lot of the strain of responsibly off my shoulders. … Continue reading WHO owns your school?