You're an ADTA Member Teacher committed to learning and improving your craft. But you are ready for an in person conference to refine your craft, meet and work with your fellow classmates, and could use some acro inspiration.
Your solution: AcroLIVE, an annual live event hosted by the Acro Dance Teachers Association.
The inaugural AcroLIVE will be held on July 19th - 21st, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
Workshop topics include:
Build connections with fellow teachers, practice your skills in Teachers-Only Class (don't worry: it's a judgement-free zone!) and have some fun with the ADTA faculty.
The ADTA has already helped hundreds of teachers around the world re-vamp their acro programs - now it's YOUR TURN!
Here are your next steps:
*Only 30 spots are available, so avoid disappointment and REGISTER EARLY! Registration is open for ADTA Teachers FIRST and at an EARLY BIRD price, from February 11th-12th, and will be open to the general public February 13th.
Melissa Klassen is an Acrobatic Dance specialist and Mentor. As Founder of the Acro Dance Teachers Association, and creator of the original Acrobatique AcroDance Syllabus, Melissa uses this platform to spread her message to Instructors of the importance of positive role modelling and mentorship for our youth. Melissa is a mentor, and Acro is her method.
For over 20 years, Melissa has built her career as an expert in AcroDance, safe spotting practices, injury prevention, gymnastics, adjudication, and positive mentorship. Melissa takes her role in molding and developing children very seriously, and it is the backbone to all of her work.
Melissa has extensive experience helping Studio Owners and Instructors put in place Acro Systems at their studios that are safe, appropriate and fun! Several of her own students have gone on to fulfil exciting professional careers, but what she is most proud of, is the impact she has been able to make on her students’ lives; as well-balanced and contributing members of society. Melissa is proud of her students’ accomplishments and of the positive impacts they are making in the world.