Advocating for Dance Education


Strengthening the state voice and vision for dance education

Advocating for Dance Educators


See how UDEO engages in advocacy and consider how you can join the movement.

Advocacy Tools

UDEO has collected white pages, advocacy documents, and other resources for your use.

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Current Initiatives

UDEO is at the forefront of advocating for dance, dance education, and arts education in the state and the nation.

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Meet our partners! UDEO works with other professional arts and education organizations on advocacy efforts.

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As an advocate for dance and dance arts education, UDEO seeks to influence policy and resource allocation decisions within the state government. Along with liaisons and partnering organizations, UDEO participates in setting the state agenda for arts education, defining the significant issues, developing strategic plans, lobbying lawmakers, and drafting legislation and policy recommendations.

Strengthening connections with state, national, and state agencies, arts and education associations, businesses, and philanthropic foundations.

Advocating for dance education for the arts and for further dance education research.

Strengthening communication and disseminating information among Utah's dance professionals.

Encouraging and supporting local, state, and national policies and legislation which advance dance as arts education.


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