RESOURCE MATERIALS: Legislative & Leadership Fly-In & Youth Advocacy Institute, February 8-11, 2020
The Annual Legislative Fly-In and Youth Advocacy Institute (YAI) focused on Board/Superintendent relationships, learning about key issues for this legislative session, and guidance on how to advocate for public education. A new feature this year was a Friday pre-conference session for Superintendents & School Board Presidents.
High School students attending this year’s Youth Advocacy Institute (YAI) had opportunities to develop advocacy & leadership skills, learn about current legislative education issues, and spend time with school board members discussing issues faced by students in Alaska schools.
Presentations and other resource materials are posted below.
Fly-In Press Coverage
Resources & Presentations
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Sunday, February 9, 2020
During Norm Wooten’s Sunday morning presentation on Key Legislative Issues and Bill Review, the following bills were discussed:
HB 24 – LIMITED TEACHER CERTIFICATES; LANGUAGES
HB 75 – INTERNET FOR SCHOOLS; FUNDING
SB 74 – INTERNET FOR SCHOOLS
HB 204 – PRE-K/ELEM ED PROGRAMS/FUNDING; READING
SB 136 – STATE-TRIBAL EDUCATION COMPACT SCHOOLS
SSSB 6 – PRE-K/ELEM ED PROGRAMS/FUNDING; READING