As part of their studies for or continuing education after Teaching certification, different dancers undergo varying pathways of study. To acknowledge commendable work, the School, when applicable, bestows Concentrations of Study to licensed instructors. Concentrations of Study are awarded by Suhaila Salimpour to recognize meritorious accomplishments by licensed instructors’ in focused studies. Examples are listed below. Advanced and Professional levels designations are assigned for further distinctive work in specified areas.
- Improvisation Performance with Arabic Band
- Personal Choreography Development
- Folkloric Fusion Training
- Choreography and Staging
Notes: Completion of a course of study is not sufficient to be endowed with a Concentration of Study; a Concentration of Study is an official recognition awarded by Suhaila Salimpour. Concentration of Study awards are not validation of a student’s ability to instruct in theses areas.