Everyone deserves to dance.
Anna Paterson holds a Bachelor of Science in Dance Education from Hofstra University and is a certified K-12 New York Dance Educator. Throughout their early life they learned in the importance of a healthy and holistic dance education.
Currently Paterson is the dance educator at MS 158 in Bayside Queens, a magnet school for the arts and sciences, and the former head of dance at Rutgers Preparatory School in Somerset, New Jersey.
Paterson is interested in a holistic approach to dance education that feeds the mind, body, and soul. Paterson begins every class the stretching and cardio and ends with yoga and mindfulness.
Paterson believes in creating a work environment that is stress free and fun. Human connection is the most important part of being in the dance community. Anna's class emphasizes the importance of community, leadership, and teamwork through trust building and partnering.