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Teacher Training


  • The Dance Lab's unique Methodology

  • The benefits of Creative Dance for kids

  • To design fresh, fun lesson plans

  • Tools for peaceful transitions

  • Classroom management skills

  • Innovative Creative Dance games


  • How to incorporate props, music, stories and art with dance

  • Collaborative brainstorming techniques

  • The richness of Laban Movement Analysis

  • New ideas for connecting Creative Dance and Literacy

  • Strategies for creating your very own Creative Dance program


  • The Dance Lab Creative Dance Teacher Training manual

  • In-person, hands on, interactive training hours

  • Resources for props, music, art and literacy materials

  • Recommended reading for continued learning

  • Networking connections with other Creative educators

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~ Ideal for ~

Dance educators,

Creative arts therapists,

Classroom teachers,

Children's librarians,

Camp counselors,

College students,

Preschool teachers,

Behavioral therapists,

Music teachers,

Reading specialists,

Physical education teachers

Upcoming Trainings:


Special topics workshop

~ Creative Dance with LMA ~

Saturday July 13th, 2024

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Special topics workshop

~ Peaceful Classroom Strategies ~

Saturday July 20th, 2024

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Special topics workshop

~ Connecting dance and literacy ~

Saturday July 27th, 2024

1:00pm to 4:00pm


The Dance Lab

12 West Camden Ave.

Moorestown, NJ 08057


Mail registration and payment to:

The Dance Lab

12 West Camden Ave.

Moorestown, NJ 08057

You will receive a confirmation email

once we receive your information.

And, then get ready for a magically inspired Teacher Training!!


$120 per workshop

+ $40 reg & materials fee

Download Registration Form Here Must have Adobe Reader

About your Trainer:

Candace A. Carriger, a master teacher in the field of creative dance, is delighted to share her extensive knowledge and experience that she has gained over the years working with thousands of kids from all backgrounds and many varied environments. Candace trained with Martha Graham and Alvin Ailey and holds an MA in Dance Education from Columbia University. She continues to successfully develop and grow The Dance Lab methodology within her studio home space in South Jersey. Candace is excited to offer The Dance Lab Teacher Trainings to give new and seasoned teachers the opportunity to expand her work globally, which in turn, allows for more young creative movers the wonderful experiences this richly-developed methodology provides.

Host a Teacher Training

~ Gather 4 or more friends interested in a small group training

~ Pick a date/time that works best to achieve 4 hours of training

~ Choose a location that allows us to move safely and freely

~ Select a special topic to benefit the needs of the participants


The Dance Lab provides all the materials to successfully achieve your goals for sharing Creative Dance with Kids!


Investment: $220 per person

 Contact Candace to schedule a teacher training today

School In-Service Options:


A unique In-service experience for teachers!

Each In-service option is a 4-hour training at your school for up to 12 teachers per session

Pick a date, choose from a morning or afternoon session, select a special topic and then get ready for a fun, original learning experience!


In-service special topics:

~ Creative Dance with LMA ~

~ Peaceful Classroom Strategies ~

~ Connecting dance and literacy ~


Contact Candace for special

In-service school pricing

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