BE INSPIRED TO ENGAGE YOUNG LEARNERS IN THE MOST EFFECTIVE WAY.
Join us for three days immersed in hands-on, dynamic professional learning. Designed to empower the educator and ensure young children receive the highest quality education, our teacher-led workshops are filled with best practices, the latest trends, and strategies that you can immediately put to use in your classroom or program. See why people keep coming back year after year!
Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with like-minded educators, share and learn from the experiences of your peers, and return to the classroom with in-depth knowledge, new ideas, and the confidence to help children succeed.
Want a head start on the conference?
A full day of Preconference workshops is scheduled for Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Additional registration fee applies.
REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 2019!
Early Bird Ends March 4: $525
General Registration Fee: $595
After April 15: $665
CALL FOR PROPOSALS NOW OPEN
Keynote speakers will share stories of personal advocacy that will inspire you to take positive action to ensure bright futures for every child.
Nikole Hannah-Jones covers racial injustice for The New York Times Magazine, where her deeply personal reports on the black experience in America offer a compelling case for greater equity. She was named a 2017 MacArthur Genius Grant Fellow for “reshaping national conversations around education reform” and for her reporting on racial re-segregation in our schools. Hannah-Jones also co-founded the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting with the goal to increase the number of reporters and editors of color.
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha is the author of What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City, a powerful first-hand account of the Flint water crisis and a riveting narrative of personal advocacy. Dr. Hanna-Attisha directs the Michigan State University and Hurley Children’s Hospital Pediatric Public Health Initiative, an innovative program created to research the impact of the Flint Water Crisis and help all Flint children grow up healthy and strong.