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Martha Harper

Martha A. Harper, M.Ed. Education Leadership, B.A. Sociology Martha embraces 16 years in Ballroom and Latin dance, 8 in American Smooth, Rhythm and Latin and 8 in International Standard. Currently training and competing Pro-AM, International Standard. Primary focus: enhance awareness of cultural development, artistic creativity and health advantages of ballroom dance while encouraging fine tuning of instructional methods. She is a retired legal secretary and is a published author residing in the United States.

Fear or Forward?
Learning, Psychology

Fear or Forward?

Failure or Forward? Most of us strive to be 1st; we will settle for nothing less. The reality is that for you to be first there are many, many more...

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July 10, 2017
Ballroom Beyond The Boardroom
Education, Teaching

Ballroom Beyond The Boardroom

Significant exposure through the venues of television and the internet has enhanced worldwide interest in ballroom and Latin dancing. As the popularity grows, it provides us a substantial opportunity to...

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May 25, 2015
Partnership
Partnership

Partnership

Partnership By Martha Harper Looking for a new partner?  What do you have in mind to find the right person, or more importantly, to be the right person?  The technical...

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June 15, 2014
Teaching methods
Teaching

Teaching methods

“Let’s try that again . . .” “I’m not sure I understand; please repeat that.” (Hearing) “Maybe I better study the syllabus again.” (Reading) “Could you show me my part...

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January 21, 2014
The Road Maps
Learning, Teaching

The Road Maps

The Road Maps [section label=”Are We Having Fun” anchor=”fun”] I. “Are We Having Fun Yet?” It’s all about attitude and the customer/student. You think it’s about the money? Consider, if...

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August 17, 2013