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Why Your Child Should Learn to Ballroom Dance

Two years ago I had a student who was a young, fresh-out-of-the-box

teenager. He came with a chip on his shoulder, a rebellious attitude, and

little regard for life beyond his gaming device. He took my summer

Etiquette and dance camp. His mother had forced him to attend. By the

end of the week, this young man was totally transformed, he even

apologized to his mom for his attitude, and ended up winning the Best

Dancer award at the camp.

Ballroom dancing is a wonderful way to get in shape. This goes past

merely benefiting your body. Through ballroom dancing, we can help

your child increase their flexibility, range of motion, and stamina. The

repetitive motion and movements associated with dancing improves

muscle tone, straightens posture, also increases balance and

coordination. Dancing is a great social activity, having vast health

benefits on self-esteem, stress, and even your BMI. Dance skills help

with athletic ability, balance, and coordination. You can apply many