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NYSDEA’s Annual Membership Meeting
Wednesday, June 9th, 2021
7:30pm Eastern Time
Guest Speaker: Joan Finkelstein
Executive Director, Harkness Foundation for Dance

Three R’s for Dance Education Now: Reexamine! Reevaluate! Reimagine!
NYSDEA’s annual membership meeting this year will take place on Zoom and we will have the esteemed Joan Finkelstein speaking to us about her current research into cultural messaging in the standards as an example of this mantra,"Three R’s for Dance Education Now: Reexamine! Reevaluate! Reimagine!” A full report on NYSDEA’s activates will follow

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The Benefits of being a NYSDEA member.

Ever wonder what NYSDEA does for YOU? The New York State Dance Education Association is composed of  Dance Educators from P-12, Higher Education, Private Studios, Arts Organizations, Cultural Institutions, Researchers, Vendors, Service Organizations, Administrators, Parents, and Students.

What we are currently doing for our membership

Advocacy Professional Development Networking / Events

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With the magnitude of world events that continue to plague our communities across the state in our hearts and minds, I write to you on behalf of the NYSDEA Board and NYS Arts Professional Associations. We stand Unified with you.

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