Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Morning Events & Awards Ceremony Luncheon at Florida State University
Florida State University (see following directions & parking information)
University Center, Building B, Third Floor
University Center Club Ballroom
Tallahassee, Florida 32306
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Welcome and Overview / Civic Knowledge and Leadership
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Visit with College and University Admissions Representatives
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon and Awards Ceremony
RSVP Required by April 1*
1:30 p.m. – 1:40 p.m
*Note: The luncheon is free of charge for members of the All-Florida Academic Team and a maximum of two guests.
The RSVP must be submitted by April 15. Invitations will be sent in February, including details on how to submit your
Afternoon Events at the Capitol
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Capitol Experience (Meet at 2:30 p.m. on the front steps of the
Old Capitol Gallery, Recognition and Tours)
Group activities are completed at the end of the tour. However, you are welcome to view the
archives in the Old Capitol, visit your legislator’s office, or observe House or Senate proceedings.
Online RSVP Response (Yes or No ) Required for All Members of the All-Florida Team
In order to RSVP that you are planning to attend or unable to attend, you must go to
the online RSVP (address provided in your letter or e-mail invitation) and complete the
requested information. We need all members of the All-Florida Academic Team to complete
this information, even if you are not planning to attend the events in Tallahassee.
This will ensure that we can communicate important information about potential scholarships
to you and send medallions/resolutions to the proper addresses.
The website will provide you with the opportunity to RSVP for yourself and a maximum of
two (2) guests. You and your guests will not be charged for the luncheon. However, if you
or guests later find that you are unable to attend after submitting the RSVP, please contact
Andrew Myers to cancel your RSVP. This will help us to minimize any unnecessary costs.
Please complete this online RSVP no later than April 1, 2008.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard by Marriott under the group name of Florida Department of Education, Phi Theta Kappa Students.
Courtyard by Marriott
1972 Raymond Diehl Road
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Room Rate: $99.00 plus tax
Group Name: Florida Department of Education, Phi Theta Kappa Students
Room Reservation Deadline: March 21, 2008
Transportation: All transportation is on your own, unless otherwise provided by your college.
Event Questions/Staff Contact Information: For questions, please feel free to contact Andrew Myers at 850-245-9903 or Andrew.Myers@fldoe.org.
Suggested Attire: The suggested attire for the day is Professional or Business Casual with comfortable shoes for walking, particularly for the Capitol Experience.
Security: Security at the Capitol is heightened since the events of 9/11/01. Please be sure to bring a form of photo identification for yourself (and your guest, if applicable). You may wish to leave behind any unnecessary items as everyone will be required to pass through metal detectors upon entering the Capitol.