Congress, CTE and Perkins Reauthorization

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Session IV: 3:15 – 4:15 PM ABSTRACT “With a new Administration at the helm, federal agencies are transitioning with new objectives and appointees while those new appointees are becoming acquainted with both federal agency procedures and agency staff. Regardless of these internal agency changes, existing […]

The Federal Regulatory Process: What Can We Expect Moving Forward?

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Session III: 2:00 – 3:00 PM ABSTRACT With a new Administration at the helm, federal agencies are transitioning with new objectives and appointees while those new appointees are becoming acquainted with both federal agency procedures and agency staff. Regardless of these internal agency changes, existing […]

Building Productive Relationships with Policy Makers (Advocacy 201)

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Session II: 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM ABSTRACT So, you’ve met with and had a great conversation with your elected and/or appointed policy makers. Now what? How do you safely and effectively navigate the boundaries of the relationship process, building upon the opportunity to keep […]

How to Be an Effective Advocate (Advocacy 101)

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Session I: 9:15 – 10:30 AM ABSTRACT As school administrators, educators or ordinary citizens, everyone should have a fundamental understanding of the roles and rules of government. As well, everyone should know how to engage their elected and appointed policymakers. This “Advocacy 101” session will […]

Becoming Civil Rights Ready!

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session V: 8:15 – 9:30 AM ABSTRACT This interactive session will look at federal laws enforced by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights and U.S. Department of Justice with regard to secondary education. The presenters will address civil rights laws as they […]