Lobby Day 2019

Lobby Day 2019

Don't miss the opportunity to connect with other School Counselors from across the state to advocate, educate and connect for the sake of our profession and the students we serve.  Attendees will meet with legislators (when possible) and hear from speakers including our Lobbyist, Jean Doss

This is a free event for MSCA members and only $15 for guests of MSCA (to cover the cost of lunch)

Register no later than Feb 25th at https://goo.gl/forms/AMToIROPREbrJcjF3

Tentative agenda:

8:00-8:45     Check in and welcome in the Michigan Municipal League Training Room (208 N. 
                     Capitol Ave, First Floor Lansing, MI  48933)

8:45-9:15     Legislative Briefing: MSCA's key policy issues.  Review speaking points for legislative meetings.

9:15-9:30     Tips for effective meetings with state legislators and staff.  Role play for practice.

9:30-11:45    Legislative meetings (these will be set up for you)

11:45-1:15    Luncheon and guest speaker(s).  Debriefing from morning meetings.

1:15-1:45      Meet at State Capitol-Third Floor House Public Gallery for an introduction to the House.

1:45-2:15      Legislative meetings (some may be quick meetings in lobby outside House session)

2:15-2:30      Return reporting forms from legislative meetings, informal debriefing and complete          evaluation/feedback forms.  Adjourn.

Bring your friends and colleagues!