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Caller Training

(Updated or Revised January 2016)

This page contains links to documents written for presentations at various caller training workshops.
They are all in .pdf format.

Beginner Dance Parties and Community Dancing

Beginner Dance Formations (2007)
Beginner Dance Terminology (2007)


Learning Styles for Dancing (2013)
Effective Teaching (2012)
Cognitive Limits - Sybalsky (2012)
Outside The Box (2012)
Degree of Difficulty (2006)

Specialized Choreography

Two-Couple Dancing (2012)
Advanced Creative Choreography (2006)

Recognizing Dancer Needs

Dealing with Declining Abilities (2005)

Programming Conventions and Festivals

Programming Guidelines (2010)
Programming - Caller Profile Chart (2010)