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Frederick Curry
Director, EdM Program in Dance Education

I see my role as facilitating students constructing conscious understanding of, and personal agency in, how and why movement has transformational potential in their lives and the world in which they live.

Degrees & Accomplishments
MA in Dance Education, New York University
Certified Movement Analyst, Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies
Faculty, Dance Education Laboratory at the 92nd Street Y (New York City)
Assistant Editor, Dance Education in Practice journal
Board Member, National Dance Education Organization
Topics of Expertise
K-12 dance education
Dance teacher identity and social justice

An expert in dance pedagogy, Laban/Bartenieff studies and somatics, Frederick Curry has led workshops and presented at conferences internationally including in Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, South Korea, Switzerland, Uganda, the United Kingdom, and throughout the United States. He is on faculty at the Dance Education Laboratory at the 92nd Street Y (New York City) and is Assistant Editor for Dance Education in Practice journal, published by Taylor & Francis. Frederick served on the Board of Directors of the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) and is a member of the NDEO Access, Diversity and Equity Committee. He coordinated the Modular certification program at the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies (New York City) and is a Polestar Pilates Educator.