Promoting Opportunity and Excellence
The Liaison Capitol Hill
February 4-6, 2015
Learn how you can play an important part in the policy making process and be an influential voice for your magnet schools at Magnet Schools of America's 2015 Policy Training Conference, February 4-6. Hear from leading education experts and political insiders who will help you understand the issues that your school or district must pay close attention to in a new political landscape emerging after the midterm elections.
Keynote: Donna Brazile, CNN Political Commentator will dissect the results of the midterm elections and decipher its policy ramifications for educators. She will also analyze the power vacuum that will be created by a newly elected Congress and the political jockeying that will happen prior to the 2016 presidential race.
Hosted by Wake County Public Schools
The Raleigh Convention Center
Raleigh, North Carolina
April 22-25, 2015
A.B. Combs Leadership Elementary in Wake County embodies a learning-centered model that strives for leadership development in its students based on Dr. Stephen Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. It is the only magnet school to have earned the Dr. Ronald P. Simpson Distinguished Merit Award twice – first in 2006 and then in 2014. Keep Reading...
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