If you love dancing and you have established a prowess in whichever field of dance you are passionate about, you should consider being a teacher. Teaching a professional dance class is fulfilling and is a great way to network with people who share an interest with you, and to learn about new trends in the dancing industry. What you need to become a professional dance teacher is:
To be recognised as a dance teacher, you need to have certificates that showed to successfully underwent and completed training in a dance school that is accredited to teach. You should also have basic teaching skills that allow you to hold a class and to navigate through holding a class of many people.
Understand History of Dance
If you want to become a teacher of dance, you should do research on everything you should know about dance. If you are planning on teaching a specific dance, you should do a lot of research to know the theories and history of the dance so that even as you teach, you can understand and explain different concepts to your students.
It goes without saying that for you to become a good dance teacher, you should have a passion for the dance. It is one of the classes that require both you and the students to enjoy yourselves. You should be passionate enough to inspire your students to stay even when things get tough. Look at it beyond the money you are getting.
Decide Career Path
Before you embark on your career as a professional dance teacher, you should decide on how to want to do it. You can decide to get into private practice where you own a studio and the dancers come to you. You can also choose to get employed by a dance school.