Washington Week

AACTE’s legislative conference is designed to enhance member advocacy skills, including Congressional visits, while promoting policies to support educator preparation programs. Teacher educators and other members from colleges and institutions nationwide are convening June 4 – 7 for AACTE 2023 Washington Week. This year’s national advocacy event for educator preparation, themed “Investing in Educators,” will take place at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel in Arlington, Virginia, and Capitol Hill. View the conference agenda.

AACTE’s Washington Week combines the best programming from three separate events — State Leaders Institute, Holmes Policy Institute, and Day on the Hill — into one mini-conference for enhanced collaboration and networking. Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. E.T. on May 31. Register now.

Washington Week Registration FeesBy May 31
Holmes Scholar$149

All cancellation and refund requests must be submitted in writing no later than the final registration deadline of the event in questions to receive a refund. Cancellation requests received after the registration deadline will not be eligible for a refund, unless documentation is presented to prove the individual registrant was unable to travel. A $150 administrative fee will be deducted for each cancellation request for full price events and deducted from the refund. A $50 administrative fee will be deducted for each cancellation request for student price events and deducted from the refund. All refunds are processed after the event date. Cancellation and refund requests should be submitted to the AACTE Membership Department at membership@aacte.org or 1602 L Street NW Suite 601, Washington DC 20036.

Book your hotel room today. Space is going fast. You may find that the Renaissance hotel does not have a room available for a night that you need. In that case, please consider the Courtyard Arlington Crystal City/Reagan National Airport, which is across the street from the conference hotel and is offering rooms at a comparable rate, for any days when the Renaissance is unavailable.

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