Category Archives: dance teacher training

Who Are the ISTD?

Who Are the ISTD?

The ISTD are one of the oldest and most respected dance societies in the World. 
Established in 1904 at the Hotel Cecil in Covent Garden, the ISTD are now one of the most famous and respected dance authorities, across numerous dance styles, in the world.The ISTD offer...
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What To Expect In A Dance Exam

What To Expect In A Dance Exam

The idea of taking an exam is daunting for some but this blog aims to describe exactly what to expect when taking a dance exam.
Firstly, dancing, regardless of the style danced or ability of the dancer, should be fun. A dance examination is no exception,...
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Who Are The IDTA?

Who Are the IDTA?

The IDTA are one of the worlds largest and leading dance examination boards.

The IDTA, International Dance Teachers Association, boasts over 7000 members in 55 countries around the world. Their head office is based in Brighton and they are recognised as one of the leading global authorities in dancing...
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What is Freestyle Dance?

What is Freestyle Dance?

In this blog, Principal Greg Gillespie explains the definition of Freestyle Dance.
The question of "What is Freestyle Dance" is compulsory question for those looking to take their Associate IDTA Freestyle Exam. Therefore its important for candidates to know the answer, as they are going to be asked in their...
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