Teachers Assistants: These are teenage students or older who are interested in becoming teachers or who just want to gain experience working with children. These students have shown a love for young ones and work well with people. These students will assist in lining up students, changing dance shoes, handing out flyers and demonstrating exercises. Responsibility lessons are learned as well as training to have good people skills.They are trained to substitute teach for the main teacher in case it is needed and some are training so as to teach their own class at some time in the future.
Teachers in Training: These are students who have expressed a strong desire to become a Teacher and shown the required skills to be successful at it. They are given more opportunities to teach sections of classes and are expected to substitute. There are two levels in this program. Level two receives pay for a class they either share with another Teacher in Training or one they teach on their own.