Hot Issues in Education: 2020 Elections and Everything Else Impacting Schools


Learn about emerging issues in education news and policy that are affecting schools across the nation, such as the 2020 U.S. presidential election, the U.S. Census and immigration reform, rising unpaid meal debt issues, and more. Discuss these and other news topics with your peers in this interactive presentation and share how your district is planning to handle these issues. This session was originally recorded for the 2020 Envision virtual conference.   

Learning Objectives:

Objective 1: Identify emerging and current issues in education that are affecting schools across the U.S.

Objective 2: Discuss how to recognize challenges and solutions for navigating current affairs.

Objective 3: Describe how to handle sensitive political/legal issues that may arise in your district.


Noelle Ellerson Ng, Legislative Liaison / Associate Executive Director of Advocacy & Governance, ASBO International / AASA, The School Superintendents Association, Alexandria, VA

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SFO Domain(s):

Financial Planning and Analysis


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