2019 Washington Week

AACTE's Washington Week is held each June in the nation's capital and features three key events:

  • 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. Download the 2018 draft agenda for a sample of next year's agenda
  • State Leaders Institute – Offered to current leaders of AACTE's state chapters, this program is the forum to discuss important trends in state policies related to educator preparation. Attendees interact with other leaders from across the United States, learning strategies and collaborating to increase their state chapters' capacity and advocate for the profession. Download the 2018 draft agenda for a sample of next year's agenda
  • Holmes Summer Policy Institute – Created for current AACTE Holmes Students, this experience allows attendees insider experiences in the world of education policy. Students in attendance will learn about the implications of current policy on research and programming that focus on minority populations. Download the 2018 draft agenda for a sample of next year's agenda

Location: Arlington, VA

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