Did you know that Acrobatic Arts has a Maureen Johnson Professional Development Scholarship? This scholarship is awarded annually to one dance teacher who exemplifies a passion for professional development. The recipient of this scholarship receives full tuition to the Acrobatic Arts Module One Teacher's Certification Course. In this episode, Maureen talks about her life as a dance teacher, a studio owner and also provides some interesting information about the scholarship.
Maureen Johnson owned and directed Martin School of Dance and Baton Twirling for 54 years. Throughout her extensive career, Maureen never stopped learning. Her drive for ongoing professional development is evident in the many organizations from which she achieved accreditation. These include RAD, ADAPT, CDTA, and WBTF, to name a few.
Maureen encourages her students to always strive to further their education. As a result, she has created dance instructors who, like herself, value life long learning.