IRA Government Relations Director Rich Long hosts two-day “Virtual Legislative Workshop” on October 20 and 21, 2011. See agenda for details.
Thursday, October 20, 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. EST: Workshop
Thursday, October 20, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. EST: “Virtual Reception” (Learn how to turn your time at receptions into real opportunities.)
Friday, October 21, 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.EST: Workshop
Long and guest speakers from Congress, the administration, and advocacy groups will discuss issues impacting state education agencies and IRA state councils - and how to cope with these issues. Topics include: common core standards, funding cuts, No Child Left Behind (NCLB) waivers, jobs bill, and teacher evaluations.