SAVE THE DATE
Washington Week 2020
May 31- June 3, 2020
Renaissance Arlington Capital View | Arlington, VA
AACTE's Washington Week is held each June in the nation's capital and features three key events:
- State Leaders Institute – Offered to current leaders of both AACTE and ATE state chapters.
Engage with leaders from across the country to continue to strengthen the role of the state chapter in being a voice for the profession.
- Holmes Summer Policy Institute – Created for current AACTE Holmes Doctoral Scholars, this experience allows attendees to connect with leaders in education policy.
- Day on the Hill – The signature component of Washington Week, Day on the Hill provides advocacy preparation and the opportunity to engage with elected officials and their staff on Capitol Hill. The event includes a full-day orientation where attendees build skills and prepare for conducting meetings with congressional offices.
Curious about AACTE’s Day on the Hill? View this webinar that shares why Day on the Hill is worth attending and how to prepare to come to Washington, DC and advocate in support of the profession. This webinar is led by AACTE members and members of the AACTE Standing Committee on Government Relations and Advocacy.
Location: Arlington, VA
2019 Washington Week Recap
We thank each of you who joined us for AACTE’s 2019 Washington Week! Check out the recap videos, blogs and photos below to view AACTE members at work for teacher education during our annual advocacy event.
AACTE Members at Washington Week
AACTE State Chapter Leader John Blackwell @john_jblackwe Discuss the Value of Attending #AACTEWW19 State Leaders InstitutePosted by American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
AACTE State Chapter Leader Mary Murray Shares Details About AACTE State Chapter Support GrantsPosted by American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
First-Timer @AACTE #HolmesScholar Tiffany Hamm Shares Key Takeways from #AACTEWW19 Holmes Summer Policy InstitutePosted by American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
Washington Week Blog Posts
Education Majors School Lawmakers on the Importance of Federal Aid for Teachers
From Education Intern to Avid Holmes Program Advocate
Day on the Hill: A First-Time Attendee’s Perspective
AACTE: Policy and Advocacy in Action
AACTE 2019 Washington Week Video Highlights
AACTE Holmes Scholars Get Busy on Twitter