2016 National PTA Legislative Conference

by Marilyn Roca Enriquez in


The 2016 National PTA Legislative Conference (LegCon) will feature new content and trainings to provide PTA advocates with the latest skills to shape public policy.

Attendees at LegCon will get the opportunity to network with fellow advocates, share best practices, honor grassroots champions and policy leaders and learn how to:

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  • Advocate for children and families at all levels of government 
  • Build lasting relationships with policy makers
  • Conduct effective meetings with legislators 

This year’s LegCon will feature award-winning NBC education correspondent Rehema Ellis who has been part of NBC’s coverage of major breaking stories, including 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina.  She was named NBC News’ Chief Education Correspondent in 2010. She plays an integral part of NBC News’ “Education Nation” initiative and her reports appear on “NBC Nightly News,” “TODAY,” MSNBC and NBCNews.com. 

LegCon will take place March 8-10 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Virginia.  For more information, visit http://www.pta.org/