Powerful Teaching: Step Choreography Course

by Petra Kolber and Rob Glick

1 Rating

Type: Online Course

Item: C910319CEC

Online Course
$79

Includes all course content in digital format

Members Save $15

Log in for member pricing

Description

If you are currently instructing step and want to improve your teaching techniques, or you are thinking about adding step to your teaching repertoire but do not know where to begin, then this is the course for you. You’ll learn several shortcuts to being able to break down and analyze all step choreography so that you don’t have to spend hours trying to figure out the best way to make your choreography accessible for all students. Elevate your skills so that you can spend less time planning and more time communicating and inspiring your students.
By Petra Kolber, Rob Glick

Available Course Credits

ACSM
2.00
ACTION
0.20
AFAA
2.00
ISFTA
2.00
ISSA
2.00
ISTA
0.20
NCCPT
0.20
NCEP
2.00
NETA
2.00
NFPT
0.25
PTIA
2.00
REPS NZ
1.50
REPs UAE
2.00
REPs UK
2.00
W.I.T.S.
2.00

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the building blocks to teaching success, including strategies to be a powerful communicator and motivator.
  2. Develop a class that emphasizes proper stepping technique, body alignment and safety from beginning to end.
  3. Discuss musical structure (beat, 8-count and 32-count phrase) and proper music selection for step classes.
  4. Identify eight different informational cues and proper timing of those cues so students are able to transition with ease and accuracy.
  5. Analyze and design step choreography that utilizes logical and balanced progressions, seamless transitions, appropriate layering and suitable options for all participants.

Course Content

Powerful Teaching: Step Choreography
Video
C910319CEC
Test

About the Author

Petra Kolber

Petra Kolber IDEA Author/Presenter

Petra Kolber is an IDEA fitness spokesperson. Find out more about Petra and her DVDs (including 3, 2, 1 Dance) at www.petrakol

Rob Glick

Rob Glick IDEA Author/Presenter

Rob is the Senior Director of Programming and Innovation for Large Group, Small Group, Yoga and Cycle. He holds a B.S. in exercise science and continues to bring cutting-edge education, programming to the fitness industry. In the past few years, he is responsible for cocreating AMP, EDG, WTRX, Spartan Strong, Team Spartan. He also co-created EMPOWER! fitness events to help educate and inspire instructors from all areas of the fitness community. He is always focused on what can inspire more people to chose a happy, healthy way of life by giving people more choices to find the one thing that excites them to get out of bed and move more. He is a continuing education provider for both ACE and AFAA. Join Rob for at the Life Time in Laguna Niguel. www.empowerfitness.com

1 Review

4.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by k rochelle simon on Jun 11, 2011

    make sure you get out of your seat for this video! Not having the additional handout made it difficult for me to understand what combinations were possible and the rewind button made it much easier for me to understand as a teacher instead of just as a student. As they taught the choreography kinetically (as a student) joining was easy, then as they broke down how to evolve and introduce, it was difficult to understand ONLY because of how fast they are going in the video, i am sooo glad i have the ability to rewind and recap at my own pace.

Online Course
$79

Includes all course content in digital format

Members Save $15

Also Available As

Includes lifetime access to a streaming video version.

Members Save $10

Includes unlimited access to over 600 videos.