Advocacy Resources

Read all about the NDEO Priorities for Dance Education!  

The Priorities for Dance Education provide both a framework for NDEO’s programs, services, and governance, and a call-to-action for members as well as non-members to help move the field forward.

Download the Priorities Brochure and Share with Friends and Colleagues!

Member Article:

MDEA 2018 Project Grant Recipient: Maria Royals, George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology 

A Report on the Male Dancer Development Program


NDEO Promotional Video courtesy of Ovation TV

Stand for the Arts

Americans for the Arts

Maryland Citizens for the Arts


How the Arts Develop the Young Brain (American Association of School Administrators)

Why Dancers' Skills Are More Valuable Than Ever (Dance Magazine - April 2017)

Why dance class is just as important as math class (Excerpted from the new book You, Your Child and School: Navigate Your Way to the Best Education by Sir Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica)