What we do
& Why we do it

Benefits of StreetDance

  • Inspiring, Engaging & Empowering
  • Has currency with Young People
  • Suitable, Fun & Engaging for both males & females
  • No desired kit/equipment is required (just some music at times!)
  • Can be done in any space, individually, in duos or crews
  • Lots of styles to suit everyone, with peer lead and self taught progression the norm
  • Attractive alternative to traditional Sport & Dance, especially to those currently not engaged or active
  • Numerous pathways and opportunities for participation, competition, volunteering & leadership

How can StreetDance benefit School / Community Life?

SPARE TIME ACTIVITY
During break, lunchtime or after school  on the playground, the field or the local community  hall, StreetDance can happen anywhere at anytime
CURRICULUM OFFER
Dance topic in the curriculum, an alternative to traditional sports in PE lessons, or as an intervention to get disengaged pupils active.
EXTRA CURRICULUR CLUB
Creating a school StreetDance Crew (team), lead by Dance Leaders working towards intra & inter school competition, performance or showcase, leading to regional and National Schools Competition
DEVELOPING YOUNG PEOPLE
Helping pupils become the best individuals they can be by developing transferable skills, gaining invaluable experience and creating a future workforce
 TEACHER TRAINING
Upskilling teachers to be more confident to facilitate & deliver StreetDance within the school environment.
RESOURCES
Resources available to help support StreetDance delivery.
EVENTS
Work as a team towards a national event representing the school / community.

 

If you would like more information on how you can get StreetDance in your area or support to develop it further, please contact natalie@udoitdance.co.uk

Useful tools available via UDO Academy 
DANCE TOTS
Aimed at foundation phase, Dance Tots is an interactive resource providing an introduction to StreetDance. Giving confidence to teachers or young leaders to deliver StreetDance activity for primary school pupils.
DANCE LEADERS
The Sports Leaders UK Dance Leader level 1 & 2 awards give young people the skills and experience to develop on their leadership pathway. Dance Leaders are a great asset to any school as pupils enjoy learning from young people, plus you give them the ownership and responsibilities of leading others whilst enabling them develop transferable skills.
STREET DANCE FOUNDATIONS COURSE
For those young people who have completed their level 2 dance leadership and want to focus on learning more about the foundation styles of StreetDance, lead by industry professionals.
UDO STREET DANCE SYLLABUS
The interactive syllabus is designed to enable dancers gain accreditation from Intro level right through to teaching level. Focusing on the foundation styles of StreetDance. The syllabus is a great tool for teachers to use for planning StreetDance sessions, learning set routines at various levels from industry professionals.
NATIONAL SCHOOLS DANCE COMPETITION
An annual Level 4 opportunity for academic schools Dance & StreetDance teams entering from all over the UK. The competition is a great platform for dancers to showcase what they have been working on throughout the year and they also get to learn from industry professionals through workshops on the day, providing them with more knowledge to take back to their school.
JUDGES & JUDGES TRAINING
We have access to a wide network of industry professional judges and high quality judges training.
BESPOKE SUPPORT, TRAINING & WORKSHOPS
Classes/ taster sessions / workshops / interventions can all be tailored to suit whatever outcomes you would like to achieve with access to local StreetDance experts & professional choreographers.