NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Teachers1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Morrill Act 18621
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 240 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Østern, Tone Pernille; Irgens, Eirik J. – Research in Dance Education, 2018
One Saturday, in November in 2014, a researcher made an explorative intervention with 22 professional performing and teaching dance artists on the independent dance field in Norway. Through the three-hour-long intervention, the researcher and participants dived into questions about choreographic processes and dance pedagogy in contemporary times.…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Dance, Teaching Methods, Intervention
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barlow, Rachel – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Proprioception is an ongoing topic of interest in dance research. Yet 'proprioception' can have a wide range of meanings, and therefore is studied in many different ways. This research presents a review of existing studies of proprioception in dance. The review comprised 4 main stages: stage (1) background research; stage (2) proposing a working…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Self Concept, Human Body, Kinesthetic Perception
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Leandro, Cristina Rebelo; Monteiro, Elisabete; Melo, Filipe – Research in Dance Education, 2018
This study is integrated in the field of Dance in Education, focusing on the instrumentalist aspect of art. We focused on creative dance as a catalyst to learn Mathematics' contents. This interdisciplinary work can enhance the learning, as far as the understanding of Mathematics' concepts is achieved through the body and revealed by expressive and…
Descriptors: Interdisciplinary Approach, Dance Education, Mathematics Education, Mathematical Concepts
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rowe, Nicholas; Martin, Rose; Buck, Ralph; Anttila, Eeva – Research in Dance Education, 2018
The results of the 2016 British referendum on membership of the European Union and the presidential election in the United States of America initiated political changes that will arguably have resounding impacts, within and beyond the UK and the US for years to come. Much of the rhetoric accompanying these political victories appears to confront…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Educational Research, Political Influences, Elections
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wenn, Britta; Mulholland, Rosemary; Timmons, Wendy; Zanker, Yvonne – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Theories of emotional intelligence (EI) have already been applied successfully in the field of education, and EI has been found to predict different aspects of teaching such as influencing teachers' self-efficacy beliefs (TSEB). This study aims to explore potential associations between EI, TSEB, and length of teaching experience amongst dance…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Dance Education, Emotional Intelligence, Teacher Effectiveness
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Curl, Gordon – Research in Dance Education, 2018
This critical review aims to expose the confusion that exists in professional arts criticism in general, and dance criticism in particular--with implications for dance education. The underlying principles of formalism are outlined and its strengths and weaknesses highlighted. A demand for more interpretive, theoretical and contextual criticism is…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Aesthetics, Criticism, Critical Theory
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Sööt, Anu; Anttila, Eeva – Research in Dance Education, 2018
This article presents how guided core reflection can be used in tertiary dance education, and how this approach may support the professional development of novice dance teachers. During the final stages of their studies, a three-stage procedure of guided core reflection developed for this study with an emphasis on embodiment was conducted with…
Descriptors: Beginning Teachers, Dance, Dance Education, Reflection
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Farrer, Rachel – Research in Dance Education, 2018
As a burgeoning academic field in the UK, dance is seeing an increase of emerging scholars entering the sector from different contexts. This article examines qualitative data from four early career dance academics from different UK institutions, all of whom took part in the DanceHE Early Career Mentor Scheme. DanceHE is the representative body for…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Dance Education, Beginning Teachers, College Faculty
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Andersson, Ninnie – Research in Dance Education, 2018
The aim of this study is to illuminate and discuss assessment within dance education in Swedish upper secondary schools through teachers' reflections. The study investigates how teachers reflect upon the range of possibilities explored and difficulties encountered in their assessment practice. In order to be able to comprehend the phenomenon of…
Descriptors: Dance, Dance Education, Teaching Experience, Prerequisites
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tai, JuanAnn – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Namasia District, located in Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan, is home to many of the island's indigenous Bunun people. This place was one of the most damaged areas from typhoon Morakot in 2009. In the aftermath of the Morakot disaster, many of the children were traumatized physically and psychologically. I set out to design dance classes for…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Indigenous Populations, Cultural Influences, Culturally Relevant Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hopper, Luke S.; Weidemann, Andries L.; Karin, Janet – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Ballet, the art form, is underpinned by a codified technique -- a set of movements, positions and aesthetics. For centuries, ballet technique has been used to develop movement accuracy and artistry in generations of dancers. Volumes have been written on the schema of ballet technique and pedagogical approaches to achieving dance artistry. This…
Descriptors: Dance, Dance Education, Movement Education, Expertise
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Walter, Ofra; Yanko, Sivan – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Studies indicate that female dance students are more preoccupied with weight, eating habits, and body image than girls in the general population and are in greater danger of developing eating disorders. In this study, questionnaires were distributed to 90 females aged 15-30; 47 dancers or former dancers and 43 non-dancers. Consistent with prior…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Females, Adolescents, Young Adults
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pedro, Rachel; Stevens, Kym; Scheu, Courtney – Research in Dance Education, 2018
Cultural competency training is considered crucial for sensitively and appropriately approaching interactions with cultures other than our own, reducing the effects of privilege and power. This paper explores the rationales behind changes made to a tertiary dance unit, Latin Dance Party, as a part of an undergraduate dance degree. The project…
Descriptors: Communities of Practice, Latin American Culture, Dance, Dance Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Clegg, Helen; Owton, Helen; Allen-Collinson, Jacquelyn – Research in Dance Education, 2018
In the 'Western' world, dance is generally considered a feminised activity and gender traditionally tends to be drawn along binary lines. Traditional notions of idealised gendered bodies in dance are often valorised. Psychologically, girls are expected to be passive, by unquestioningly accepting the instructions of the dance teacher, whereas boys…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Dance, Dance Education, Teacher Attitudes
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ritchie, Ashleigh; Brooker, Fiona – Research in Dance Education, 2018
With Higher Education moving toward a student as consumer model, the future of dance in this context requires a more collaborative and innovative approach. One way to achieve this is to find new teaching methods that use class time in a more meaningful way. This qualitative research project used a guided and cognitive-specific imagery intervention…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Dance Education, Ethnography, Imagery
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  16