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AESA Conference Papers / Talking Points
Please see the Conference brochure for the conference agenda, registration, accomodations, and travel information.
The Educators’ Call to Action: Federal Advocacy Conference is a unique and important opportunity for you to explore the hot issues being discussed on Capitol Hill and speak directly with your Senators and Representatives about the issues that are important to your local districts and educational service agency.
Jessica Rosenworcel, FCC Commissioner
Mike Petrilli who is an award winning writer and the President of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, one of the country’s leading educational policy think tanks.
Joshua Starr who was recently selected as the next CEO for PDK. Most recently he served as Superintendent of the Montgomery County Public Schools. In this post, he stressed that each student receive a high-quality education with focus on academic excellence, creative problem solving and social-emotional learning.
Michael Leachman, Center of Budget Policy & Priorities, evaluates how state and federal policies are (or are not!) reducing poverty and inequality, and restore fiscal responsibility in equitable and effective ways. In his session, he will detail trends in funding at the federal and state level, as well as relay ways to leverage CBPP resources in your own advocacy, at both the state and federal level.
Reg Leichty, Founder & Partner, Foresight Law & Policy, has over two decades of policy and legal experience, Reg advises national education asso-ciations, state education agencies, school districts, nonprofit leaders, and companies about federal education, student data privacy, and
The Arlington Court Suites Hotel is located at 1200 N. Courthouse Road, Arlington, VA. Please make your hotel reservations before August 19, 2015, for the best rates by calling (703) 524-4000. Let them know you will be attending the AESA Call to Action conference to receive the conference rate of $209 for a studio suite, or $229 for a one bedroom suite.