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How to navigate our website

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Recognizing that not all visitors to our website will be familiar with our navigation system, we have created this guide to help you find what you're looking for!

Click here to view the site launch email for members (sent 1/18/22).

Trouble finding something? Click here to navigate our website "By Program"

View our Website Walkthrough and Dashboard Tutorial below:

Tips for Members

There is a myriad of ways to get full access out of your NDEO membership. In order to get the most from your membership be sure to log in at the top of your screen! We encourage you to play around with the website in the first few weeks after our go live date to get to know our new layout. Until then, you can refer back to this page to get any questions you may have about content placement answered! 

Member Dashboard

The Member Dashboard is your All-Access pass to past, present and future records. You can find this button located in the top right hand corner of your screen. Here you can view past receipts (please note, no reciepts before 1/18/21 will be available to members), view past courses and credits, renew your membership and register for upcomings courses and events. You can also visit the Member Dashboard to update your personal infromation, view the Membership Directory and even visit our Jobs Board and our Online Store. If you are experiencing any technical issues with your login/member dashboard please use this form to request assistance. 

General Website Navigation

Get to know the new website! The website is organized by how you can interact with NDEO and other members: Connect; Learn; Get Involved. Under Connect you’ll find upcoming SIG (Special Interest Group) Virtual Meetings and Online Forums, while the Learn section will provide information about upcoming webinars, OPDI courses, and conferences. Under Get Involved, you’ll find specific ways you can engage more deeply with NDEO, such as presentation, volunteer, and board service opportunities.

If you are having trouble finding a specific program, simply click on By Program in the top menu and find a listing of all our programs organized alphabetically.

Tips for Chapter Sponsors

As a Chapter Sponsor with the National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA) you now only have one (1) set of login credentials to access both your membership and your NHSDA Chapter. Once logged in to your NDEO Membership account simply navigate to your "Member Dashboard". You will find your chapter under the Manage Chapter tab on the left hand side of the Dashboard module. If you have any specific questions about NHSDA programming you can navigate to our Honor Society website for more tips and tricks!

Chapter Sponsor FAQ's

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In this section you can learn more about the history of NDEO and its relationship with the field of Dance Education. You can also read about our Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access initiatives, including updates on our JDEI project and our Social Justice statements. In the ‘About’ section you can also learn more about our Priorities for Dance education. In addition to this, you can also learn about our Thank a Dance Teacher day, our Dance2050 program and our National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA). In this section you will also find a direct link to this page - detailing how to best navigate our new website.

The membership section details everything you need to know about how to sign up for a new membership or how to get the most out of your existing membership. You can view member types and rates, and navigate your member dashboard (once logged in). All of your member dashboard options will be listed on the left hand panel of your screen. You can also browse our Membership Directory, Online Forums and view a list of current State Affiliates. We have also included information about our existing Scholarship and Awards programs in this section. If you are interested in learning more about what scholarships and awards we have available and any potential due dates you can visit this section for more information.

This is a place where you can get information quickly about what is going on right now with NDEO's programs, services, and upcoming deadlines. It is typically a summary of recently sent e-Blasts / emails.

Use this section to “CONNECT” with the field of dance education through your NDEO membership. Examples of things in this category include, accessing our Online Forums, learning more about our Special Interest Group (SIG) Virtual Meetings. You can also view our NDEO-Events Calendar, browse our College Dance Directory and Jobs Board. In this section you will also find information about our ongoing Mentorship Program, our Conferences, and Student opportunities.

The learn category is your access to various Professional Development opportunities offered by NDEO. Here you can learn more about and sign up for one of our Online Professional Development Institute (OPDI) courses, upcoming conferences and online webinars. You can also view our Dance Education Standards, access our online journals and blogs as well as learn more about our DELRdi, DELTA and RDE programs.

If you’re looking to get involved this is the section for you! Please note some of the opportunities listed in this section are time sensitive and others have rolling deadlines. If you are looking to get involved in a particular area but you do not see a specific “call” for volunteers please contact to find out about the program's status or visit the site again at another date in the future. This section includes prompts to virtually attend SIG meetings with fellow NDEO members, apply to present at upcoming conferences, submitting to write a blog for our Behind the Curtain Blog, as well as our online journals. You will also be able to learn more about getting involved with our Mentorship program, serving on a committee, running for a board position and applying for any active scholarship/award opportunities we have to offer.

If you are looking for a specific program by name you can use the “By Program” tab to easily navigate to that page. For example if you are looking for more information on Conference, you can toggle over to the “By Program” section and scroll down the left hand menu for “National Conference.” This will take you to the conference landing page for easy access! All of our major programs and services are listed in this category for your convenience.

With the help of our Advocacy Committee we have compiled some resources for members to access. You can use this section to read about how NDEO Advocates, and how you can advocate.

If you are interested in becoming a supporter of NDEO through donations, online purchases and/or exhibiting at an upcoming conference please see this section for more information.

Photo by Roger Mastroianni and Inlet Dance Theatre