Beatriz Gaston Skeens
- In 1975 Miss Bea started her own innovative, independent 2 week baby swim lesson program.
- Miss Bea's exciting program became known in her community and was sought out every Summer by parents committed to teaching their young children how to swim in a short time, and to continue leading them to become proficient swimmers at a very young age.
- In 2005 Miss Bea published the entertaining, 7 chapter step-by-step swim lesson DVD.
- Learn to Swim with Miss Bea, features parents with their children of varying ages from infant to 6 years old.
- In 2007, Miss Bea presented her baby swim program at the International Conference of The World Aquatic Babies and Children Network in St Petersburg, Florida (WBAC)
- Miss Bea has received numerous awards and commendations.
- Certified Swimming Specialist since 1971
- YMCA and YWCA experience
- Presently Miss Bea continues giving baby swimming lessons, promotes new and innovative gentle baby swim programs through her youtube channel, Facebook, and blog.
- Miss Bea is available to conduct workshops/seminars that train instructors and parents to use her methods in their communities at minimal cost.
Miss Bea says:
Be the best teacher for your child!
You can do this!
About the DVD:
Second edition, 2015
English and Spanish versions 35 minutes each.
For years I videotaped my students as teaching tools and just for fun! In 1999 I founded Swim Bea Productions with the purpose of producing a video for parents and swim instructors to teach babies and young children how to swim.
Awards and recognitions:
Mom's choice Award: Honoring excellence in children's products
Family Review Center: Gold Award and Best of 2012