The Marriott Marquis | 901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW | Washington, DC 20001
$182 plus tax per room (single/double) | Group block closes: EXTENDED to January 18, 2019, 6PM ET
Derrick Johnson, President and CEO, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) – Keynote Speaker
Held every February in the nation’s capital during National Magnet School Month, the Policy Training Conference assists magnet school professionals in understanding the complex federal, state and local policy issues that influence magnet school programs. Political leaders and policy experts provide guidance and analysis on matters related to:
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA),
Common Core Standards,
Federal education funding,
legal and civil rights issues, and
emerging educational research.
Attendees visit Capitol Hill and meet with their congressional representatives to raise awareness on the need for and value of magnet schools.
Round-table discussion (late afternoon @ the Marriott Marquis) . 5:00PM-6:00PM
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8
Superintendent Leadership to Ensure Equity and Diversity in Magnets (Superintendent Panel) 8:30AM Education law expert Maree Sneed will set the table for three superintendents to discuss what they see in their own districts related to equity and diversity in magnets.
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