NICOLE  KADAR

                                                                                                             
EDUCATION
Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
BS in Dance, Minors in Education Studies & Business ⎢Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Dance
     
WORK HISTORY
 
The Ailey School                                           New York, New York                                
   Teacher – for First Steps and Bounding Boys Program, 3-6 years of age  
   Substitute Tap Teacher – for Maresa D’Amore-Morrison Level 2 junior division tap class, children 9-10.      
   
Waterbury Arts Magnet School                    Waterbury, Connecticut                            
   Guest Artist – modern dance, contemporary ballet & modern partnering
 
Discovery Programs                                      New York, New York                                 
   Assistant Dance Teacher – ballet/ creative movement for children ages 3-7 years of age.
  
The Family Center                                         New York, New York                                
   Guest Hip-Hop/Dance Teacher – kids ages 6-12 basic dance and hip-hop moves.
       
  National Museum of Dance: 
                     School of the Arts                                   Saratoga Springs, New York                     
   Hip Hop I & II Instructor – taught different hip hop moves and small routines; children (7+) and adults  
   Jazz I Instructor – taught the fundamentals of jazz, finishing class with jumps and occasionally a short 
       combination; children (7+)
 
Saratoga City Ballet                                       Saratoga Springs, New York                     
   Ballet I Teacher – one day a week I teach the basic foundations of Ballet to children ages 5-7.
   Stage Manager – for their company production of The Nutcracker & annual spring ballet performance.
 
MOVE Hip Hop Dance Club                           Saratoga Springs, New York                   
  Instructor & Choreographer – taught a hip hop class and choreographed dances for Saratoga High
       School students.  Most of the students in MOVE have been classified with a learning disability or
       handicap such as Asperger’s and Down Syndrome.  
  
Dance Alliance, Inc.                                      NY Capital & Saratoga Region                  
   Hip Hop Instructor – taught a one day hip hop class open to children and adults at the Dance +20
       Festival.
 
Total Body Trifecta                                        Saratoga Springs, New York                   
   Creative Movement Instructor – three week summer session (3 lessons) based upon the ballets performed
       by the NYC Ballet.  Children 3-5 years of age learn about the ballets through active story telling,
       creative dancing, and crafts.  
   Fitness Instructor – Latin Jazz and a modified Adult Ballet class.
 
Skidmore College                                          Saratoga Springs, New York                    
   Jazz I & Advanced Jazz Theater Assistant Instructor – twice a week demonstrated for jazz professor,                Debra Pigliavento.
   Modern II Assistant Instructor – twice a week assisted professor Mary Harney creating combinations and
     giving correction to students.
 
Orlando School of Dance                              Schenectedy, New York                              
   Guest Jazz Funk & Modern Teacher – taught a master class to the company members, high school aged
     girls, of Orlando School of Dance
EDUCATION STUDIES
    
Early Childhood Center                                 Saratoga Springs, New York                      
   At Skidmore’s Lab School, I worked 2 hours a week in the pre-school classroom.  I created an art lesson    
   using the Reggio Emilio Approach as well as implemented two solo teaching days of lessons based on
   dance.
 
Schuylerville Elementary School                  Schuylerville, New York                             
   As a part of the Education Studies’ class “Learning in Childhood Settings” I taught two half-days a week
   with Mrs. Lindsay Charbonneau as my mentor in her 1st grade class.
 
Edendale Primary School                              Cullinan, Pretoria, South Africa                 
   Through a Skidmore summer program I traveled South Africa for a month.  For about a week and a half
   we student taught in Edendale.

 

 

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