Agenda Overview

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

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Overview
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Public Policy Theory and Education (1.0 CPD)
9:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Policy Keynote Presentation and Discussion Activity: The Federal Role in Education (1.5 CPD)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Federal Law Foundations: Legislative Process, IDEA, ESSA and School Mental Health (1.0 CPD)
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Included)
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Demographics and Data Sources Activity (1.25 CPD)
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Understanding the Federal Budget Overview and Investment in Children (1.0 CPD)
4:05 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Grassroots Advocacy I: Grassroots Advocacy, Messaging, Coalitions, & Capitol Hill Prep

Day 2: Federal Education Policy and PPI Special Topic Theme

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Grassroots Advocacy II: NASP Advocacy Programs (I & II Combined: 2.25 CPD)
8:50 a.m. - 9:35 a.m. Regional Meeting Discussions
9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Understanding Federal Programs (OSEP, SSS, OCR) (1.25 CPD)
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Special Topic Activity/Warm Up (1.0 CPD)
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch in Capitol Hill Teams (Included)
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Special Topic Keynote Presentation with Discussion Activity (2.0 CPD)
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Special Topic Presentation and Activity (1.5 CPD)
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Final Discussion/Questions

Day 3: Capitol Hill Day                             

7:30 a.m. Arrive on Capitol Hill
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Panel Presentation with Capitol Hill Staff
9:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. Meetings with legislators, observe hearings and other meetings, tour Capitol Hill
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Debriefing and Final Evaluations

2020 Draft Agenda

Questions?

Contact:
Caden Fabbi,
Manager of Policy and Advocacy