Program of Work

Each year, NAPE’s Executive Committee incorporates the concepts of leadership, facilitation, and accountability into its Program of Work for the coming year.

NAPE Executive Committee at 2015 POW Meeting

NAPE Executive Committee at 2015 POW Meeting

Below are general initiatives from NAPE’s 2015-2016 Program of Work. Note that the proposed work of the Finance, Nominating, and Bylaws Committees are not listed.

Public Policy and Advocacy Committee

  • Issue monthly Public Policy Updates
  • Monitor Perkin’s reauthorization process and other relevant education/workforce legislation and policies addressing equity gap and intersectionality issues
  • Continue to monitor OVAE Perkins Reauthorization Blueprint policy development
  • Market public policy sections of the website with focus on specific areas for public access
  • Support collaborative coalition partnerships with NCWGE, CIAW, the CTE/Perkins Coalition and LCCR
  • Nominate and select NAPE’s Annual Public Policy Leadership Award Recipients
  • Make recommendations regarding NAPE Public Policy Day presenters and NSEE public policy workshops
  • Develop white papers on public policy issues of importance to members
  • Update webinar for PDI participants to prepare for Public Policy Day

Professional Development Committee

  • Develop and approve Call for Proposals for National Summit for Educational Equity (NSEE)
  • Review submitted proposals; develop agenda from selected proposals
  • Coordinate alternate transportation options for NSEE
  • Arrange digital publication of NSEE program

Member Services

  • Identify new strategies to communicate value of membership
  • Release “Solving the Education Equation” report
  • Plan and host a new member reception at the NSEE
  • Create brief written descriptions of membership options
  • Conduct member satisfaction survey

Awards Committee

  • Develop a written process for soliciting nominees, reviewing awards nominations, and selecting awards recipients
  • Update website with revised awards criteria and application form
  • Explore year-round nomination process