EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Frameworks And Curriculum

Educational Site Licensing Program

Includes Montage Choreography By Design® 

Jann Davis offers year-round retreats for facilities and individuals teaching them how to create a curriculum for dance in order to compete and own SKILLS Sport-Dance Games Meet and/or Dance 4Kids Invitational Convention. via an educational site license as an individual facility or as a COLLABORATIVE Team of like-minded individuals.


Our dance classroom model is patterned after the famed Intel Teach to the Future program for public educators, The program creates a “backwards by design” approach to the dance classroom for private studios, schoool dance teams and after-school enrichment programs. Jann was a Senior Trainer for the program, traveling throughout the USA teaching public educators.


The EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Frameworks and Curriculum is an achievement, adjudication, and assessment tool for the global dance classroom. The retreats include certifications for attendees who c.

hoose to become certified adjudicators (judges) for our SSDG meets and instructors for our D4KI Conventions.


Attendees Learn How To

  • Modify Current Facility Curriculum For All  Dance Subject Genre

  • Design Dance Classroom Class Year-Long Units And Lesson Plans 

  • Initiate EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Year-Round Enrollment Programs

  • Mentor Faculty For Consistent Facility-Program Instruction

  • Modify the EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Rubrics For Success


Additional Facility Benefits 

  • ApplyTo Be A Dance Studio Union® Regional Director*

  • Dancers Against Hunger® Event Affiliation

  • Dance Unity Project® DTTDT Selling Online

  • Licensed Use Of Our Logos Personal And Professional

  • Dance Studio Union® Individual And Facility Membership

  • Certified As An EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Instructors

  • Certified As An EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Adjudicators

EXPECTATIONS® Year-Round Retreats

EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Year-Round Retreats use a “hands on” procedure to promote a creative atmosphere, peer collaboration, and congeniality amongst attendees for the studio dance industry. Attendees interact with the presenter and each other throughout the day in small groups and at an end of the day review choreography session presentation created by attendees. Attendees may actively participate or observe classes.


Fee includes 6 hours of instruction, in-person workshop. Light refreshments and lunch are to be provided by the facility, paid for us by the Jann Davis Company.   

EXPECTATIONS For Dance® Educational site License Fee

Jann Davis is committed to making all programs under the educational site license affordable and profitable. By hosting a retreat, (your seat at the seminar is complimentary as host), you agree to recruiting five other like-minded individuals, either members of your facility’s teaching team, other studio owners/instructors, educational dance team coaches or after-school enrichment program directors to the seminar.


The site license is for two years with a fee of $2500 USD for one facility ownership. The fee can be divided into five equal payments by a group of five like-minded individuals for $650 per person. This type of license is called a COLLABORATIVE TEAM license. The retreat fee is deducted from the site license fee. There are a limited number of site licenses available for each state, no license is purchased by anyone within 15 miles of another licensed facility. All entry fees, convention fees, and Choreography By Design® coaching workshops are the LICENSEES, not ours. At retreat seminars, Jann teaches all aspects of the plan BEFORE you agree to purchase. All license fees must be paid in full before a licensee can hold events. Licensees are required to sign a non-disclosure agreement. You are paying for it, it is your profit, why share it with others? Educational site licenses are renewable on a yearly basis for a fee of $1500.

How Do I Schedule A Retreat?

The Jann Davis Company schedules retreats using the form below, once approved there is a $1000 deposit to secure your date, refundable if date is cancelled within 60 days of cancellation date. Complete the form below or EMAIL us to host a retreat at your facility. All workshops can be schduled on weekends, special mini-retreats are available during the summer of 2021 in New England. Information is HERE.