NASSP Advocacy Conference

Advocacy Conference

2019 Advocacy Conference will include:

  • Small, hands-on advocacy training sessions
  • Panel discussions featuring national education policy experts, congressional staff members, and/or U.S. Department of Education officials
  • A Capitol Hill Day attending meetings with your members of Congress and their staffs
  • Networking sessions and receptions with fellow school leaders and education policy experts

Want more details? Check out the 2019 Advocacy Conference Agenda

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At the NASSP Advocacy Conference, principals and school leaders have the opportunity to speak in a unified voice on Capitol Hill to advocate on behalf of critical education issues.

Are you interested in advocating on behalf of school leaders, educators, and students? Attend the 2019 NASSP Advocacy Conference, March 18–20, 2019, in the Washington, D.C., metro area.

The conference brings together state education leaders, including NASSP State Coordinators; state principal association executive directors, officers, and staff; and volunteer advocates from around the country.

The conference is now open to anyone willing to advocate on behalf of school leaders and the students they serve. For more information and to sign up to become an advocate, click on the button below.

Become an Advocate

NASSP is the leading organization and voice for middle level and high school principals, assistant principals, and school leaders from across the United States, NASSP connects and engages school leaders through advocacy, research, education, and student programs. Our goal is to advocate on behalf of the nation’s 115,000 school leaders to ensure the success of each student. As such, we believe it is our duty to bring the issues of the principalship to the halls of Congress, the U.S. Department of Education, the White House, and the national news media. Together, NASSP, school leaders, and our advocates nationwide play a vital role in crafting federal, state, and district policies that support the achievement and success of every student. It is critical that these decisions are informed by the experience and expertise of the nation’s school leaders.

See more from the 2018 Advocacy Conference:

Have other questions? Click here to contact Amanda N. Karhuse, director of advocacy for more information on registering for the 2019 Advocacy Conference.