Course Description


Get ready to boost your confidence in teaching high-quality dance experiences in your P.E. program. Become a leader for physical literacy in your school through engaging lessons and projects that get students ACTIVE through movement, music, positivity and play!

In this course, you will 

  • Learn about physical literacy, and Comprehensive School Health
  • Explore standards-based lesson plans and dance unit design 
  • Discover and practice new skills for teaching dance in schools, based on the award-winning DANCEPL3Y program and methodology
  • Be inspired from interviews with educators who have implemented these ideas in their schools
  • Access tools and templates to help you get your lessons and projects into action.

To complete the School Leadership Certificate requirements, you will create and submit a unique action plan outlining how you will bring dance as a platform to develop physical literacy in your school.


Are you ready to bring positivity, play, fun and confidence to your school as you inspire every student to claim their #bubbleofawesome through dance?


Melanie Levenberg

Melanie Levenberg puts her passion into action through her work as Chief PLAY Officer for PL3Y Inc. As the Creator and Program Director of DANCEPL3Y, she applies best practices in positive thinking, personal development, fitness, health and physical education to inspire kids, teens and adults to claim their Bubble of Awesome and live the 3 Rules of PL3Y: Be Positive. Be Fun. Be Yourself.A certified trainer and instructor, Melanie holds a Masters of Education in Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, a teaching degree in Health and Physical Education and an honors degree in Kinesiology. She has worked with organizations across the world to inspire leaders to foster more playfulness in their lives through innovative and fun physical activity programs, workshops, retreats and trainings.