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Education Policy Fellowship Program

 

Washington Policy Seminar

April 10-13, 2002

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10

THURSDAY, APRIL 11

FRIDAY, APRIL 12

SATURDAY, APRIL 13

1:00 p.m. -- 1:15 p.m.

WELCOME & ORIENTATION

Betty Hale and Hunter Moorman, IEL

1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

“STATE POLICY LEADERSHIP, REFORM & EQUITY IN EDUCATION TODAY”

Brenda Welburn, Executive Director, National Assoc. of State Boards of Education

 

2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

BREAK

2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

“CIVIC RENEWAL AND TRANSNATIONAL CIVIL SOCIETY”

Panel

3:45  – 4:00 p.m.

BREAK

 

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

CONCURRENT PANELS

(A) “The Making of the No Child Left Behind Act: Reauthorization of ESEA

(B) “Welfare Reform: Recent Results and Next Steps”

 

5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

FREE TIME

7:30 p.m. -- 9:30 p.m.

OPTIONAL DC-HOST SCAVENGER HUNT

9:00 p.m.

Post-Hunt Celebration

Hosted by MN, MS, and PA Sites

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 

7:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

NASDSE Fellows Breakfast Meeting

8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

“WASHINGTON FROM THE INSIDE OUT”

Thomas Mann, Senior Fellow in Government Studies, Brookings Institution

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

“THE REALITIES OF POLICY, POLITICS, AND PROCEDURES INSIDE THE U.S. CONGRESS”

Paul Rundquist, Senior Analyst, Congressional Research Service

 

11:30 a.m. -- 7:00 p.m.

STATE SITE HILL DAY, DC OFFICE VISITS & SITE DINNERS

 

7:00 p.m. -- 8:00 p.m.

DESSERT & COFFEE RECEPTION

 

8:00 p.m. -- 9:00 p.m.

THE CAPITOL STEPS

A satirical political review

 

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

“Observations on Democracy and Government in an Unquiet Time”

David S. Broder, The Washington Post

 

9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

BREAK

 

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

CONCURRENT DIALOGUES

Technology, Standards-based Reform, Community Schools,

Business/Ed Reform,

Teacher Policy, Demographics

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

BREAK

11:15 a.m. – Noon

Reflection/Processing

12:30 p.m. –  2:00 p.m.

CONCURRENT LUNCHEON PANELS

(A) The Media in Public Policy

(B) IDEA Reauthorization

2:00 p.m. –  3:30 p.m.

Free Time/Travel

3:45 p.m. –  5:15 p.m.

“3 RING CIRCUS: UNDERSTANDING THE FEDERAL BUDGET”

Stan Collender, Sr. VP, Fleishman-Hillard

 

5:30 p.m. On FREE TIME

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 a.m. -- 9:45 a.m.

FELLOWS’ DIALOGUES

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

BREAK

10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

“So What Does This Mean for Me and My Work?”

Expressive Writing and Dialogue

Davi Walders EPFP ’80-81

Director, Vital Signs Project

 

11:45 a.m. -- 12:15 p.m.

SYNTHESIS, WRAP UP & WPS EVALUATION

Betty Hale and Hunter Moorman, IEL

 

12:15 p.m.

ADJOURN