“Get’er Done!”

While not the most graceful expression, most know what this phrase means. It is time to lean into the work and stop procrastinating. During the month of June, Social Arts Atlanta is offering and opportunity do do just this with Social Arts 101 Summer Short Term. Requiring your tween or teen to do a bit of social protocol training my be met with resistance however, Social Arts Atlanta’s method and curriculum will have them feeling more confident and willing in a short time.

Social Arts 101 Summer Short Term is a class that compresses the five lesson of Social Arts 101 into a two-day format. It is for ages 11 to 14 and will be offered two times during the month of June: Saturday, June 15 & Sunday, June 16, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm each day and Monday, June 17 and Tuesday, June 18, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Class size is limited to 10 and is offered on a first-come-first-served basis. Tuition is $295 and includes a meal for each day. Please, visit here to learn more and to register.

2019 Winter/Spring Semester Registration Open

Registration of the 2019 Winter/Spring Semester of Social Arts Class is now open. During this semester, Social Arts 101 and Social Arts 102 will be offered in five monthly classes. Registration is limited and offered on a first-come-first-served basis. Tuition is $275 per student. Social Arts Atlanta hopes to be of service to your family!

Social Arts 101 is a series of five monthly hour-and-fifteen-minute lessons that teach and give the opportunity to practice basic social skills and dances. Skills practiced include introductions, public right of way, dressing, dining from a buffet and at the table. Dances included for this class included the Box Step, basic Swing, the Waltz, the Meringue and the Cha Cha.

Social Arts 102 continues to build on the skills developed in Social Arts 101. It is also managed in five hour-and-fifteen-minute lessons. New skills worked on during the semester include conversation, resume writing, managing emergencies and approaching food challenges. Throughout the semester, students plan and manage the presentation of a party for friends, creating an event that requires the use of the skills they have learned during their time in Social Arts 101 and 102.

New Make-Up Policy

Social Arts Atlanta is pleased to announce a change to our class make-up policy. Students who miss a lesson, are welcome to make-up that same lesson during the next session of the class. SAA understands that schedules change and life happens. We are happy to welcome returning students so that they can take full advantage of Social Arts Classes.

 

Time to Register for the Next Social Arts Semester

Registration continues for the Summer/Fall Semester Social Arts Classes. Both Social Arts 101 and 102 are being offered during the Summer/Fall Semester. We encourage families to register their tweens and teen soon space is limited.

Social Arts 101 is for students ages 11 – 13 and is five classes of important social basics. Introductions, dining skills and the use of electronic media are covered using fun improvisational exercises. Each lesson also include learning as social dance such as the Box Step or Merengue.

Social Arts 102 is for students ages 12-14 and is five lesson that practice the basics but develop important “adult” skill like conversations, managing emergencies, first jobs and entrepreneurship. Students continue to practice social dances and the class culminates with a party that the students plan themselves.

All Social Arts Classes focus on seeing the underlying courtesy of social situations, use interactive exercises for hands-on experience and provide a fun and emotionally safe environment to work through the awkward periods of learning everyone experiences.

Gift That Last a Lifetime

Social Art Atlanta offers all of its classes for purchase as gift certificates and gift packages. This is a gift that will never gather dust and is always a perfect fit, giving a tween or teen the tools to meet success. For and first day of Hanukkah delivery order by Friday, December 8 and for before Christmas delivery order by Wednesday December 20.

Social Arts 101 and Social Arts 102 are great for tweens in grades 6th through 9th. 101 works on important basics like introductions and dining. 102 builds on the work of 102 and adds conversation skills and subjects like entrepreneurship and dealing with emergencies. Both of these classes teach and build a repertory of basic social dances such as the Box Step, Merengue and the Swing.

Successful Teen Seminar is perfect for 9th through 12th graders. It is meant to help young adult succeed as they move through high school and college toward independence. The two-day seminar compresses Social Arts 101 and 102 curriculum with an added focus on interview skill. This seminar also includes learning social dances.

All Social Arts Classes are hands-on and include fun roll-playing games and practice of essential skill. To purchase please follow this link.

News: Registration Open for 2018 Social Arts Classes

Registration for the 2018 Winter/Spring Semester of Social Arts Class is now open. Social Arts Atlanta will be offering Social Arts 101 and Social Arts 102 from January through May 2018.

Social Arts 101 for 6th – 8th graders teaches and practices important social basics like introductions and dining skills with a repertoire of social dances like the Box Step and the Merengue. Detail about the curriculum are available here.

Social Arts 102 for 6th – 9th graders continues with the important social basics learned in Social Arts 101 and builds by learning about things like job skills and hosting events. Details about the curriculum are available here.

Social Arts Classes teach social protocol  and social dances. This knowledge leads  to skills which increases confidence. Roll playing and hands-on activities, give each student the opportunity to practice. This not only makes class time active, engaging and fun but also ensures that information is truly learned. Demystifying the what and why and looking to consideration, respect and honesty is the goal of these classes.

Winter/Spring Semester Starts Friday

handshakeThe new semester of Social Arts Classes will begin on Friday, January 27, 2017. SAA is offering Social Arts 101 and 102 and our new Successful Teen Seminar.

Social Arts 101 is for 6th through 8th graders. It works through important social skills like introductions, dining and public life. A basic repertory of social dances is also practiced during each class. Classes include the benefit of interactive exercises so that students can practice what they have been taught. This with SAA’s small class size ensure that each student gets practice and becomes more comfortable with managing social situations.

Social Arts 102 is for 6th through 8th graders with experience and builds on the basics with more practice and interactive exercises. New skills in conversation, entrepreneurship and interviewing are developed. The social dance repertory is practice and more complex skills such as turning are added.

In February, the first Successful Teen Seminar will be offered. This is a class for grades 9 – 12. Its two-day formate covers the basics of Social Arts 101 and 102 with a focus on interviewing for internships and college. As with all Social Arts Classes,  hands-on exercises make sure that student practice and become comfortable with the skills being taught.