QB Petit Pointers Teacher Training Program

Queensland Ballet’s early years dance program for children aged 1 – 5 years introduces movement through play, enabling young children to explore and interpret the world around them, and to physically make meaning of their everyday.

Teacher Training Program

#QB Petit Pointers

QB Petit Pointers is underpinned by the early years learning framework and evidence-based research, providing a program to complement and enhance child development.

QB Petit Pointers includes three levels: 

  • Level 1   1 – 2 years 
  • Level 2   2 – 3 years 
  • Level 3   3 – 4 years

The 10-week courses are structured to enable class participants of similar stages in physical, emotional and cognitive development to achieve a range of objectives and core skills through real-world lesson themes, enhanced by the magic of ballet.

Set within a framework of storytelling, exploration and artistic play, QB Petit Pointers encourages personal expression and development of confidence. The program is inclusive for all children and is created to easily adapt to any cohort. At the end of each course, children will have successfully developed some of the early foundation skills of ballet.

#About QB Petit Pointers Teacher Training

Held over 2 days, up to 25 dance teachers will participate in the teacher training workshop, equipping them with the practical knowledge, skills and supporting materials to offer QB Petit Pointers in their local context.

The registration fee required for participation in this program grants the dance teacher a license for 12 months delivery of QB Petit Pointers in addition to access to teaching resources, marketing assets and ongoing support from QB Teaching Artists.

#Benefits of QB Petit Pointers Teacher Training

QB Petit Pointers has received extensive review and enhancements from industry experts in early childhood education and dance practice over several years. As a result of these reviews, the workshop content and supporting lesson plans offer best practice, high industry standard in early years dance.

Whether teachers are currently delivering early years dance in their studio/school or are new to this space, delivering this QB endorsed program will connect their studio/school with the strength of the QB brand and provide a network of regional dance teachers to support their teaching practice.

QB Petit Pointers Teacher Training

28 - 29 September
GC Dance, 4/17 Ereton Drive, Arundel, Gold Coast

Held over 2 days, this teacher training workshop will equip dance teachers with the practical knowledge, skills and supporting materials to offer QB Petit Pointers in your local context.

Registrations opening soon.

Application Details

Please ensure you have reviewed the License Agreement prior to payment.

All License Agreements must be signed and returned to teachertraining@queenslandballet.com.au prior to attendance at the Teacher Training.

#More Information

Please contact teachertraining@queenslandballet.com.au or 07 3013 6666

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