National Association of Federal Education
Program Administrators

Supporting leadership and management of federal education programs in America's schools

2020 Conference Invited Guest


Pre-Conference Sessions
New Directors: Celeste Merriweather & Leticia Roman

Not So New Directors: Denise Ling

Developing a Comprehensive Needs Assessment (Including Title VI, Part A): Leslie Laughter

ESSA Updates: Steve Spillan, Brustein and Manasevit Law Firm

The Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA) – King of Everything :  Leslie Laughter


General Session Presenters 

Tiffany Kesslar, Partner, Brustein and Manasevit Law Firm (Confirmed)

Luis Cruz, "Transforming School Culture"

Jo Gusman "Foundation-Frameworks-Tools:  A Step-by-Step Plan for Accelerating English Language Proficiency and Academic Achievement in Reading of Your English Learners" (Confirmed)

Salome Thomas-EL, "Resilient Teachers and Leaders-Challenging the Status Quo" (Confirmed)

David Holbrook, "ESSA EL Requirements for all Title I Funded Districts" 

 David DeShryver & Doug Mesecar, Editors of The NAFEPA Connection (Confirmed)

Noelle Ellerson Ng, Associate Executive Director, Policy & Advocacy, AASA (Confirmed)

Keith Cummins, Office of Inspector General, United States Department of Education



Outreach &

Talking Points


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