2021 Legislative Advocacy Conference

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2021 Legislative Advocacy Conference

July 13-15, 2021


Registration Fees

Register Here or download PDF Form*
*to pay by PO or check please use the PDF form  


 Registration is $149

Housing Information

 Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill (Event Hotel)
400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001
Rate $169.00

 *Hotel Cut-off is June 21, 2021 to receive discount rate 


Join a Delegation of Superintendents and School Business Officials this Summer

AASA’s Legislative Advocacy Conference is the premier opportunity for school superintendents and school business officials to make their voices heard on Capitol Hill and learn about the latest federal policy issues that will impact their districts. 

This year will allow school leaders to connect with staff on Capitol Hill as well as a variety of policy experts who can advise them on critical financial and policy decisions ahead. 


Tuesday, July 13
12:30 – 5:30pm, Advocacy Conference Meeting
5:30 - 6:30pm, Welcome Reception 

Wednesday, July 14
7:30 – 9:00am, Congressional Breakfast
9:00am – 4:30pm, Hill Visits

Thursday, July 15
7:30 – 8:00am, Breakfast
8:00 – 10:30am, Advocacy Conference  


 Conference Sessions 

  • Infrastructure and School Construction: What School Leaders Need to Know
  • Feeding Children in School: A Look at Current and Future Funding and Policy Opportunities
  • ARP, Procurement and Spending Obstacles
  • The Emergency Connectivity Fund, E-Rate and the Funding Ed-Tech in Schools
  • Important Updates on Litigation, Regulations and Guidance for School Leaders 

Invited Guests  

Secretary Cardona, U.S. Secretary of Education
Cindy Long, U.S. Department of  Agriculture Acting Administrator
Jessica Rosenworcel, Acting Chairwoman of the FCC


Many thanks to AASA's Government Cooperative Procurement Partner, Sourcewell,  for helping make this conference possible