Two Days at the Capitol (2DAC)
Start Date 04/25/2017 09:00 AM
End Date 04/25/2017 02:30 PM
Address Capital City Club (across from State House). 1201 Main Street. Columbia, SC 29201
Registration is closed for the event.

**Online registration is closed for the April 25, 2017 2DAC, but you may still register on-site the day of the event.**

 

To increase visibility and voice of school boards SCSBA offers Two Days At the Capital (2DAC) designed for board members, superintendents and public school advocates by region to: spend a day at the State House visiting one-on-one with their legislators to discuss legislation impacting public schools, attend legislative committee meetings, and provide increased visibility for the crucial role of local school boards. Each board is encouraged to send at least two members, one of whom is the Board Legislative Contact (BLC) who will serve as the coordinator for the board's activities during the two-hour visit at the State House, to include scheduling meetings with legislators and attending committee meetings.

 

Event begins at 9 a.m. with registration and continental breakfast at the Capital City Club, located at located on the 25th floor of the Southtrust Building at 1201 Main Street in Columbia (across the street from the State House).  At 10:15 a.m. the group will walk to the State House to meet with legislators to advocate SCSBA position on issues impacting schools.  At noon, the event will conclude with lunch and a program at the Capital City Club.

 

The regions for this meeting are Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Chesterfield, Charleston, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Florence, Georgetown, Hampton, Horry, Jasper, Lee, Marion, Marlboro, Orangeburg, Sumter, and Williamsburg counties.