Application Open! Kern Dance Alliance Announces Fall Session of SHINE for Girls
Aug 9, 2016
SHINE is a nationally recognized, innovative, curriculum-based, after-school program for middle school girls. Utilizing kinesthetic learning, SHINE combines formal dance training with rigorous math instruction to improve girls’ math scores and spark their interest in STEM.
MATH+DANCE=SUCCESS covers national math standards from 6th-8th grade, while improving overall girls’ confidence and attitudes towards math through a positive feedback loop, resulting in higher test scores and participation in classes.
SHINE FALL DATES + DEADLINES
Saturdays, 10:00-12:30, 8 Weeks: September 10-October 29
Mentor and Student Applications open online: August 8
Mentor Application Deadline: August 26
Student Application Deadline: September 2
Mentor Training Session: September 6
For more information please view the press release below or click here.