Legislative Education Advocacy 2019
A time for administrators & legislators to discuss issues
Feb. 4-5, 2019
Bishop A Conference Room - Prairie Meadows Racetrack, Hotel & Casino
1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona
Monday, Feb. 4 - Bishop A Conference Room, Prairie Meadows Hotel
Legislative update & preparation with education lobbyists in a panel moderated by AEA Executive Director Tom Lane. Panelists include Margaret Buckton, Dave Wilkerson, Matt Eide, and Kate Walton.
Dinner on your own. A list of restaurants is available here. Your AEA chief administrator may also be making arrangements for the superintendents in your AEA.
Tuesday, Feb. 5 - Iowa State Capitol
Meet legislators at the Capitol in the Rotunda. Individual meetings with legislators may also be arranged.
A block of rooms is available for $107/night plus taxes. Reservations must be made by 5 p.m. Jan. 16, 2019. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at (800) 325-9015. Be sure to ask for the AEA Superintendents' Legislative Advocacy Event. Reservations can also be made online by clicking here. Group code is 02032019AEA.
Please note that districts are responsible for paying for their own rooms.