Legislative Education Advocacy 2020

A time for administrators & legislators to discuss issues

Register now for the 2020 Legislative Education Advocacy Event sponsored by Iowa's Area Education Agencies. This event will bring together school administrators from across Iowa to learn the most up-to-date legislative insight, and meet with legislators face-to-face at the Capitol.


Feb. 10-11, 2020


Prairie Meadows Racetrack, Hotel & Casino
1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona


Monday, Feb. 10 - Prairie Meadows Hotel

5 p.m.

Registration and social time.

5:25 p.m. - Welcome & overview

5:45 p.m. - First group discussion

6:05 p.m. - Second group discussion

6:25 p.m. - Large group debrief and preparation for Tuesday at the Capitol

6:40 p.m. - Evening ends

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. 11 - Iowa State Capitol

7:30-9 a.m.

Meet legislators at the Capitol in the Rotunda. Individual meetings with legislators may also be arranged.


A block of rooms is available for $109/night plus taxes. Reservations must be made by 5 p.m. Jan. 20, 2020. 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 02092020AEA.

Please note that districts are responsible for paying for their own rooms.