700 The Caribbean Potpourri: Excitement Performing Bachata, Merengue, and Salsa

Saturday, April 4, 2009: 7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Tampa Convention Center: Ballroom B
Presider: Liz Gallego, Mountain View College, Collin County Community College, Dallas, TX
Speakers: Esther M. Ortiz-Castillo, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; and Alexander Vigo, Towson University, Towson, MD
By learning the bachata, merengue, and salsa, the enthusiasm of performing Caribbean dance brings a new and exciting physical activity approach among our youth. This session is a great way to teach adolescents about improving their health and social interaction, as well as multicultural understanding, all with the fun of dance.