Silver Swans® Licensee Training | RAD USA

Silver Swans® Licensee Training

This one-day workshop will introduce experienced ballet teachers to Silver Swans®, with a focus on devising and delivering safe and inclusive ballet classes for older learners, and strategies which engage students with diverse experiences and abilities. The workshop aims to provide practical experience of effective ballet teaching strategies for a group of mixed ability older learners. On completion, teachers will have: an understanding of Silver Swans and the responsibilities and expectations of license holders, an awareness of a range of ballet teaching strategies and the benefits of these strategies in relation to the Silver Swans, a greater understanding of how to safely modify and deliver ballet repertoire for older learners, and a knowledge and understanding of appropriate progression, differentiation and integration considerations for adults of mixed ability.

Following successful completion of the training session, you will become a Silver Swans Licensee.

Aims

To provide practical experience of effective ballet teaching strategies for a group of mixed ability older learners.

Fees

RAD Member $157
Non-Member $188

If you are not an RAD Registered Teacher, you will also pay a license fee. RAD Member Plus and RAD Members will receive a 50% discount on this fee.

Silver Swans® Licensee Training

In order to become a Silver Swans Licensee, you must take part in one of our Silver Swans Licensee Training sessions. Eligibility criteria for these sessions are as follows. You must:

  • hold RAD Registered Teacher status, or
  • an Intermediate ballet qualification or equivalent; Plus a ballet teaching qualification at Level 4, or can show evidence of ballet teaching experience in professional contexts

Unless you are an RAD Registered Teacher, this pre-verification form must be submitted before you register for Silver Swans Licensee Training so we can confirm your eligibility for completing the training.

Try our quick guide to check what you need to do in order to become a Silver Swans Licensee.

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July 1 | Chicago, IL