The Aims and Objectives of the United States Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
First: To coordinate and develop the interests of teachers of International Style Ballroom & Latin-American dancing, American Style Smooth & Rhythm dancing and Theatrical Style dancing on the North American continent within the standards established by the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, London.
Second: To cooperate with other recognized teaching organizations in order to work for harmonious relations within the profession and, where pertinent, with the ISTD.
Third: To work for the protection, elevation and advancement of the dignity, prestige and interests of the art of Ballroom Dancing, DanceSport, and of the profession of teachers of dancing in particular. To establish in connection therewith, standards of professional ethics and conduct.