Professional Development Organizations, Conferences & Consultants


3rd level consulting

American Dance Therapy Association

Career Transitions for Dancers

Dance Masters of America – Teacher Training

Dance Studio Life (every 2 years)

Dance Studio Owner

Dance Teacher Summit

Dance Teacher Web

International Association Dance Medicine and Science

More Than Just Great Dancing

Music Works – Dance Teacher Connection

National Dance Education Organization

National Registry of Dance Educators

Sam Beckford

The Pulse Teacher Workshop




There are many more, research the state you live/work in

Associated Dance Teachers of New Jersey

Chicago National Association of Dance Masters

Dance Masters of New England

Dance Masters of Wisconsin

Dance Teachers’ Club of Boston

Florida Dance Masters

New York State Dance Education Association

Rhode Island Dance Alliance

Southern Association of Dance Masters

Tennessee Association of Dance

Texas Association Teachers of Dancing

General Resources

 Online Resources and Support



Fractured Atlas

Freelancers Union

Gibney Dance

The Dancer’s Resource


Dance Informa

Dance Magazine

Dance Spirit

Dance Studio Life

Dance Teacher

Pointe Magazine