WATG is pleased to invite you to our day of advocacy training that will include an update on the state of gifted education in Wisconsin. Network with peers from around the state. Learn ways to become a more effective advocate, and use these skills as you visit the offices of YOUR state senator and representative!
Who should attend?
Parents, educators, middle, HS, college students—ALL have important experiences and information to share! We welcome GT supporters from all racial, ethnic, socioeconomic, professional and political backgrounds.
Proposed Schedule - April 24, 2015
9:00 Arrival and registration
9:15 Welcome / Introductions
9:45 Budget process, state Legislative update
10:15 State of Gifted Education in Wisconsin
10:45 Advocacy Spectrum and Legislative Communications
12:15 Prepare for scheduled meetings
1:00 Walk to Capitol
1:30 Legislative Meetings
2:30 Regroup and discussions
Friday, April 24th from 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Bethel Lutheran Church
312 Wisconsin Ave
* Morning coffee and tea will be available at registration.
* Lunch will be catered with vegetarian and GF options available.
* Public parking garages are available in the immediate vicinity.
Register today at Raise Your Voice for Gifted Kids
The registration deadline is Wednesday, April 8th. The cost is $25.00 and includes lunch and training materials.
For more information, contact WATG at firstname.lastname@example.org