Early Childhood Conference

The 40th Annual:

Early Childhood Conference

Friday, August 5, 2016

8 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

Download the final ECC program (PDF)

Newly added workshops (PDF)

Download registration form (PDF)

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 17, 2016 ($25 for full-time CUC students, $35 after July 17, 2016), and includes all workshops, and conference exhibits.  

Professional Development Hours (5) will be available for Illinois Teacher Certification renewal.

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Kevin Leman, Ph.D.

Gateways to Opportunity 
This conference is a Gateways to Opportunity Registry Verified Conference (5) hours.  

Advance registration is strongly encouraged, and will aid the on-site registration process. Persons registering BEFORE July 17, 2016 will receive a discount on the registration fee. On-site registration will be in the lower level of the Koehneke Community Center. Get your name tag, final materials and instructions there.

Getting Around

A campus map is available here.