Early Childhood Conference

The 37th Annual:

Early Childhood Conference

Friday, August 9, 2013

7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Co-sponsored by: Concordia Early Childhood Education Center College of Education/Division of Innovation and Outreach

 An In-Service Experience for Early Childhood Educators Birth to Grade 3

  • Workshops for Primary, Kindergarten and Preschool Teachers
  • Workshops for Childcare Center Staff and Directors
  • Commercial Displays
  • Lunch is Included

Click here for the ECC program, which includes a registration form

Click here for latest, newly added ECC workshops

Opportunities for Networking
The non-commercial exhibit area will include information about resources and learning opportunities for your continuing growth. Opportunities for your professional development will be highlighted.

The cost of the full conference is $110 per person, $135 if you register after July 18, 2013 ($25 for full-time CUC students, $35 after July 18, 2013), and includes all workshops, continental breakfast, lunch and conference exhibits.  

Continuing Professional Development Units (8) will be available for Illinois Teacher Certification renewal.

Advance registration is strongly encouraged, and will aid the on-site registration process. Persons registering BEFORE July 18, 2013 will receive a discount on the registration fee. On-site registration will be in the lower level of the Krentz Center. Get your name tag, final materials and lunch instructions there.

Graduate Credit

Graduate credit is available to conference attendees at an additional cost of $485 for one semester hour of graduate credit. To apply for graduate credit, mark the box on the registration form and submit the additional fee. Registration deadline is July 15, 2013.

Getting Around

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