Education and Advocacy Summit

You are invited to an Education and Advocacy Virtual Summit hosted by the Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf, the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center, Gallaudet University Undergraduate Office of Admissions and Outreach, Gallaudet University Government Department, and the National Association of the Deaf. The events will occur virtually February 22- 25, 2022. These events are free. Register for each event individually. 

Tuesday, February 22, 1:00-2:30 – Capitol Hill Legislative Briefing. Online briefing on legislative issues for those who will be attending the Seventh Annual Capitol Hill Advocacy Day, below. (Sponsored by Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf)

Register for Capitol Hill Legislative Briefing at Seventh Annual Capitol Hill Advocacy Day below. 

Tuesday, February 22, 3:00-4:30 – Youth Workshop. An interactive training session on legislative advocacy with special guest presenters and more! (Sponsored by Gallaudet University Deaf Studies Department, Gallaudet University Government Department, and National Association of the Deaf)

Register for the Youth Workshop

Questions about the Youth Workshop? Contact [email protected] 

Wednesday, February 23, 2:00-4:00 – Workshop for Administrators.  Designed for administrators in deaf education and special education! View presentations on transformative and innovative practices related to the education of deaf and hard of hearing students; engage in dialogue with presenters about the topics. (Sponsored by the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center and Gallaudet University)

Register for the Administrators Workshop 

Questions About the Workshop for Administrators?Contact [email protected] 

Thursday, February 24, all day – Seventh Annual Capitol Hill Advocacy Day. On February 22 there will be an online legislative briefing on advocacy issues. (See above.) On February 24 pre-arranged meetings with Congressional representatives will be held. (Sponsored by Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf.)  

Register for Legislative Briefing and Capitol Hill Advocacy Day 

Questions about the Legislative Briefing or Capitol Hill Advocacy Day? Contact [email protected].

Friday, February 25, 1:30-3:00 – Gallaudet University Visit. Learn what’s new at Gallaudet and meet with Gallaudet student ambassadors to learn from their experiences during this live Q&A session. (Sponsored by Gallaudet University Undergraduate Office of Admissions and Outreach)

Register for the Gallaudet University Visit

Questions about the Gallaudet University Visit? Contact [email protected]

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Five advocates with Senator in his office.