2014 Advocacy Day - Springfield, Illinois


Join ILMEA, Arts Alliance Illinois and the Illinois Art Education Association on April 29 in Springfield to advocate for the future of arts education in Illinois! Participants will receive training with the Arts Alliance Illinois, meet with Illinois General Assembly Members and network with arts education advocates from across the state. Our voices MUST be heard to protect arts education for future generations of students.

Schedule (Subject to change.)

8:30-10:00 am - Registration with Breakfast and Networking

10:00 am - Welcome to Arts Advocacy Day 2014

10:20 am - Overview of the Day

10:25 am - Arts Education Policy Improvement Agenda Presentation

10:45 am - Discussion of Talking Points and Legislative Asks

11:10 am - Advocacy Training

12:15 pm - Lunch

1:00 pm - Meetings with General Assembly Members and Staff

5:00 pm - Closing Reception


To register and for more detailed information, please sign up at



Please see the Professional Development Page for the listing of many professional development events across the state. 


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