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Rural Advocacy Day 2020
February 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join colleagues from across the state to focus on the needs and challenges of rural and remote public schools. Learn about what’s developing in the 2020 Legislative Session, meet with your legislators to advocate for your school district and attend a House Education committee hearing! This event is open to board members, superintendents and other.
Rural Advocacy Day 2020 Agenda
|9:00 a.m.||Welcome & Overview||Dr. Sheila Harrison-Williams, Executive Director, ASBA; ASBA Rural Alliance President|
|9:15 a.m.||The Power of Rural: A Look at the Data||Chris Kotterman, Director of Governmental Relations, ASBA|
|9:45 a.m.||Overview of Governor's Proposed Budget AND the Impact of Budget Policy on Rural Schools||Chris Kotterman, Director of Governmental Relations, ASBA|
|10:15 a.m.||Workshop: Effectively Advocating for Top Rural Issues||Chris Kotterman|
|11:15 a.m.||A Dialogue with Rural Legislators||Chris Kotterman|
|12:00 p.m.||Working Lunch||Lunch is provided at no cost to registered attendees.|
|1:00 - 4:00 p.m.||Group Meetings with Legislators PLUS House Education Committee (2:00 p.m.)|