Advocacy Institute

New President. New Congress. New Opportunity.
Advocacy Institute 2017

Be a part of history in the making.

Sunday, January 29-Tuesday, January 31
Marriott Marquis Hotel
Washington, D.C.

January 2017 will bring historic changes to Washington. The Administration will be 9 days old and advocates for public education can make a deep impression on the new Congress.

Featured Speaker: Renowned Presidential Scholar and commentator Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of Team of Rivals and other presidential biographies.

What is Advocacy Institute?

An annual gathering of local school board members who are motivated and energized to advocate for their public schools on Capitol Hill and in their home states.

  • NSBA will help you develop a winning advocacy strategy to help you in Washington, D.C. and at home.
  • Attend timely and topical breakout sessions lead by NSBA’s knowledgeable staff and outside experts.
  • Expand your advocacy network by swapping best practices, challenges, and successes with other school board members from across the country.


The registration fee for Advocacy Institute is $695. You can register online for Advocacy Institute 2017. Registration will open Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

Contact us at 1-800-950-6722 or if you have any questions or concerns.

Cancellation Policy:


Experience the premier Marriott Marquis Washington, DC hotel in downtown DC. This Washington, DC convention center hotel boasts prime location and unmatched service.

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC
901 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001


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