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Advocacy Institute June 12-14

The Advocacy Institute is rescheduled for June 12-14, 2016 because of the severe winter storm in Washington, D.C. All conference registrations from January were rolled over to the June event, but registrants must make their hotel reservations again with NSBA’s housing company to ensure the group rate by clicking here. Visit nsba.org/advocacyinstitute for agenda updates. Registration refund requests must be emailed to registration@nsba.org. Please contact NSBA at 800.950.6722 or registration@nsba.org if you have any other questions or concerns.

  • South Carolina Advocacy Institute Attendees Breakfast Meeting
    Sponsored by M.B. Kahn Construction Company, Inc.
    Monday, June 13, 7:30 — 8:30 a.m., Marriott Marquis, Howard University Room
  • South Carolina Reception
    2016-nsba-inviteSponsored by Nelson Mullins Riley and Scarborough, LLP School Law Group, Education Counsel and M.B. Kahn Construction Company, Inc.
    Monday, June 13, 6:15 — 7:30 p.m.
    The Rotunda at Capital View Business and Conference Center, 101 Constitution Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20001
  • South Carolina Congressional Member Meetings on Capitol Hill
    Tuesday, June 14
    Capitol Hill Visit Schedule
NBO-Makeup  June 9

GENERIC-page-newboard-makeupThis workshop is a make-up session for new board members who were unable to attend New Board Orientation during the Annual Convention or who were more recently elected or appointed. Online registration is now open. There is no cost for new board members; however all others must pay a $100 registration fee, which includes lunch.

Lunch and Learn Webinar:
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

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On December 10, 2015, the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) officially became the main federal law supporting K12 public education in the United States. Previously known as the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), the law was supposed to have been reauthorized in 2007. ESSA reaffirms the importance of local governance, protects federal investments for Title I for disadvantaged students, and prevents the diversion of public tax dollars for private use.