NAPE 2014 Public Policy Day Agenda at a Glance

Public Policy Day is part of NAPE’s annual Professional Development Institute, which will next be held April 21-23, 2015, in Arlington, VA. [pullquote align=”right”]NAPE really puts everything into perspective…a big picture of how policy will eventually trickle down and affect practice.—State member[/pullquote]

Senator Bob Casey opens Public Policy Day
Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) opens Public Policy Day

8:00: Buses depart for Capitol Hill
8:30: Arrive at U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center
8:40-9:15: Networking and Continental Breakfast
9:15-9:25: Welcome and Opening Remarks by Mimi Lufkin, NAPE CEO
9:35-9:50: Congressional Opening with Senator Bob Casey

L to R: Naomi M. Barry-Pérez, Latifa Lyles, and Brenda Dann-Messier
L to R: Naomi M. Barry-Pérez, Latifa Lyles, and Brenda Dann-Messier

10:00-10:40: Federal Policy Panel Update, “Making Gender Equity a Priority: Expanding Access and Opportunity in CTE”

10:40-11:15:CTE in the United States and Its Impact on Global Competitiveness”

11:15-11:25: Break
11:25-11:50: Advocacy Education Prep with Lisa R. Ransom, NAPE Director of Public Policy

Rep. Bobby Scott with NAPE CEO Mimi Lufkin (L) and NAPE President Elect Terri Boyer
Rep. Bobby Scott with NAPE CEO Mimi Lufkin (L) and NAPE President Elect Terri Boyer (R)

12:15-1:30: Luncheon and Keynote speech  2014 Public Policy Leadership Award Recipient, Congressman Robert “Bobby” C. Scott (D-Va)

1:30-5:00: Disburse state-specific briefing packets and begin State Delegation Hill Visits

A packed room for Public Policy Day 2014 on Capitol Hill
A packed room for Public Policy Day 2014 on Capitol Hill