As we put the uncertainty of the last couple of years behind us, I.D.E.A. is on top of all the new possibilities to increase enrollment, improve retention, expand offerings, become better at marketing, explore new systems for organization and much more. Add to that the unique inspiration, support and camaraderie of our members and YOU'LL discover a tribe that treats you like family!

I.D.E.A. FREE DOWNLOAD: Complete Shirley Temple Summer Camp!

All the tools you need to produce a top-notch summer camp! Everything is here for you, camp logo, activities, coloring pages, name tags, crafts and more!

I.D.E.A. offers the tools to create new programs that will increase enrollment and revenue!

It's the Perfect Time to Join!

NEW! Master Class Series for Members & Their Faculty

NEW! I.D.E.A. Member Support Team: One-On-One Support When You Need It at No Extra Charge!

NEW! More Than Forty Member Events Through July 2022

NEW! Live Regional Studio Owner Workshops

NEW! Canadian Liaison to Best Serve Our Canadian Members

NEW! Newest Social Media & Marketing Posts Can Be Downloaded to Edit in Canva

Consistent Virtual Member Training Live!

100's of Documents/Templates to Save You & Your Administrators Valuable Time

Editable Policies & Handbook Content 

Full Access Video Training On Demand: Both Current & From Our Extensive Archives

Member Discounts w/ Respected Dance Manufacturers & Service Providers

Social Media Marketing Templates

Member Facebook Group (24 Hr. Support)

Classroom Tools: Coloring Pages, Recital Strategies, Choreo. Ideas & More

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And there is MORE!

Complimentary 2-Day Virtual Dance Entrepreneurs Summit Oct./Nov. 2022

Always $50. Off the DanceLife Teacher Conference for Members, Faculty & Staff!

I.D.E.A. Member Gathering & Training at the DanceLife Teacher Conference

I.D.E.A. Member Town Halls

4 Social Media Templates

Created in Canva, these editable social media posts can be utilized for your marketing or for inspiration. Each of the 4 can be customized with your logo and other information!

I.D.E.A. offers customizable marketing, office and administrative documents, handbooks, job description, and much more . . . always saving you time and money!



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I.D.E.A. offers consistent online seminars, town halls, master classes for members and their faculty, live events and and more to keep our membership on top of the latest trends in dance education.

Membership & Eligibility

Membership is granted to actively engaged school owners who agree to endorse and abide by the Code of Ethics, which serves as a guideline and living conscience for all members. We are called to maintain respect for the art of dance, our students, faculty and staff along with other studio owners in our communities. Proof of school ownership may be requested.

NEW! Every month I.D.E.A. will present a master class for our members and their faculty. This program is included as a benefit at no charge. I.D.E.A. is here to support YOU both inside and outside of the classroom!

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Last July, we celebrated I.D.E.A.'s 5th Anniversary! In an effort to better serve our membership, we have established a member committee to explore and initiate NEW member benefits. In February of 2022, we are announcing several fresh opportunities to maximize your membership. Join us TODAY to take advantage of all the tools you need to become the best that you can be the best studio owner you can be!

On top of all the learning and support, I.D.E.A. resources will save you and your administrative staff valuable time with office document templates, marketing templates, handbooks, administrator job descriptions, and so much more!




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With member schools throughout the United States, Canada and beyond, you can find an I.D.E.A. school near you for support. Our Member Directory shows the way I.D.E.A. is truly revolutionizing the business of studio ownership all over.


I.D.E.A. PREMIUM PARTNERS represent 90+ dance-related vendors who offer exclusive I.D.E.A. MEMBER savings. If I.D.E.A. Members utilize the many discounts available, they cover the cost of membership and more!

Join 300+ studio owners from across the United States, Canada, Australia and beyond! Discover a welcoming community of passionate dance studio owners. Through networking, our Facebook group, virtual or live seminars and real life support, we welcome like-minded studio owners to become part of our tribe!


Quality customer service is always important. Our members and all studio owners are our top priority. If you have questions about how I.D.E.A. is a fit for your school, talk with our staff and we will answer all your questions.

I.D.E.A. Mission

To protect the reputation of dance education by setting a high standard for safe and fair business practices. Making a commitment to ensure all students, regardless of age or skill level are offered a quality dance education.

To assist in the member’s growth of business, school organization and ability to create a positive culture that fosters successful dance students while always maintaining a professional and supportive environment.

To come together to share the latest trends, business concepts, and build camaraderie among studio owners.



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The International Dance Entrepreneurs Association is a global organization dedicated to making dance studio and school owners successful, profitable and reputable in the dance world. We are happy to answer your questions at any time.

Address: PO Box 2150, Norton, MA 02766

Phone: 508-285-6650

Email: info@ideadance.org