Jenni Ferguson, Dance
B.Ed, Spec. Dance
Jenni is a long time member of the O’Neill staff and has been a part of the performing arts department for 10 years. With a background in creative movement, cultural dance and improvisation, Jenni reconnected with dance education ten years ago and completed the Dance Specialist AQ program through York University. Cross-curricular connections, the use of movement in learning, social justice and creative process are at the core of her dance program.
Jenni has been involved in dance education collaborations at both the community and provincial level and is a long standing member of the executive committee for Pulse Dance Conference (pulsedance.ca), focusing on design and delivery of the Teacher Education Symposium. She has taught workshops with the DDSB, CODE (Council of Ontario Dance and Drama Educators, and UOIT’s Education faculty.