Start Date: 3/6/2019 8:00 AM EST
End Date: 3/6/2019 2:30 PM EST
Venue Name: Lansing Location:
208 N Capitol Ave
Lansing, MI United States 48933
Join us on March 6th in Lansing to meet with legislators and lobby for our profession. Lobby Day is a free event for MSCA members (box lunch included) and $15 for non-members to cover the cost of lunch. If you'd like to join MSCA for the full benefits of membership, including discounts for the Fall MSCA conference and other professional development offerings go to www.michiganschoolcounselor.org/join. Your membership dollars helps MSCA retain a professional lobbyist in Lansing who works hard to educate and advocate!
NOTE: REGISTRATIONS ARE DUE NO LATER THAN 2/25 AND WE CANNOT ACCEPT CANCELLATIONS OR MAKE ANY REFUNDS AFTER THIS DATE
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.