Kassandra Serafini has been named Dance Instructor of the Year by the Maryland Dance Education Association.
Ms. Serafini is a dance teacher at Bates Middle School, part of the Anne Arundel County Public School district. AACPS has the largest K-12 dance education program in the state of Maryland.
Students can take dance as an elective and earn a fine arts credit. The students work together on performance pieces, fostering teamwork, problem solving, and confidence skills all in a judgement free zone.
To learn more about the program, please click here.