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Each year the agenda for the PPI is designed around a general structure and then customized according to the special topic theme. The general structure for the daily agenda follows:

Day 1: Foundations of Policy and Grassroots Advocacy

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast (included)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Morning Session: Foundations of Policy and Grassroots Advocacy
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Session: Foundational Tools for Understanding Public Policy
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. NASP Regional Networking and GW Teamwork Breakout Sessions
5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Optional Networking Reception (appetizers and drinks included)

Day 2: Federal Education Policy and PPI Special Topic Theme

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (included)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Morning Session: Federal Agency Programs
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Session: National Presentations on Special Topic Theme
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. NASP Regional Networking and GW Teamwork Breakout Sessions
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. NASP Grassroots Advocacy Session (school psychologists only-dinner included)

Day 3: Capitol Hill Day                             

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Travel to Capitol Hill
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Continental Breakfast (included) and Capitol Hill Staff Legislative Panel
10:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Visits to Congressional Offices, Tour Capitol, Observe Hearings
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Debriefing and Final Evaluation for 3-Day Participants
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. GW Teamwork Breakout Session

Day 4: Special Topic Theme

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (included)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Morning Session: Special Topic Theme--Administrative Policy
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Session: Special Topic Theme--Voices from the Field
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. GW Teamwork Breakout Session

Day 5: Special Topic Theme

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (included)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Morning Session: Special Topic Theme--School Showcase and Policy Development
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mock "Community of Practice" Team Presentations on Problems of Policy & Practice
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Wrap up and Final Evaluations for 5-day participants

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Draft Agenda

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Christina Koch,
Manager of Professional Relations