Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Educational Opportunities August 12, 2021 Teach to Inspire SoundKreations Professional Development Training Intensive Teach to Inspire, become certified in the SoundKreations (SK) teaching method. You remember the teacher that inspired you to be your best, who saw the potential in you and who challenged you to reach your greatness? These were the people that lit a spark within you! If you are reading this right now, know that you are someone’s inspiration. Your purposeful work is bigger than you. 2020 has taught us many valuable lessons. The most important one is connection. It is vital. Connection is what makes SoundKreations the number one dance provider for schools across Canada. We have learned a lot of techniques along the way. We know what works and what does not. Our team is made up of some of the best dynamic dance artists and educators. The training SK team members receive is not just on how to be a better dance teacher but how to level up as a human being. We don’t just teach dance programs. SoundKreations transforms the community in every space we occupy. This is the gift of connection. For the first time SoundKreations is offering in-depth training to the public. You’re invited! Teach to Inspire, The SK Method Certification Workshop For dance teachers, PE specialists, creatives, and educators who desire to change the game and take your classes to the next level! Spend two days with the SoundKreations team. Dance away with the knowledge that will elevate your dance experience with your students. Expand your personal development and remember why, who, and what inspired you to be a dance artist in the first place. This two-day professional development training will include: Strategies for working large groups in multiple levels and age groups. Hands-on demonstrations. Classroom and transition management. How to inspire the most difficult student in the room. Connecting dance with the physical education curriculum. Goal setting. Choreography techniques. Connecting with any student. The most successful tools to encourage engagement for any level. Remember your why. Leadership in 2021 and beyond. You are your own brand – personal accountability as a dance artist. Your Presence: energy, language, and passion. How to present the best mini performance that your students and parents will love! Mindful techniques that work! Receive world class mentorship from the #1 provider of dance programs in schools and leave with the tools and techniques necessary to provide the most engaging experience for your students. Dates: September 2 & 3, 2021 Location: Parkland Community Association (505 Parkvalley Rd. SE) Cost: $349 For more information and to register, visit soundkreations.com.