Pre-conference July 25th: Choose from these full-day sessions. Ginny Luther: Conscious Discipline®: Creating a Caring Culture for Learning John Wheeler & Jim Fox: Applying Evidence-based Practices in the Education of Children with Autism within Your Classroom Rosemary Geiken and Team: STEM Inquiry Based Learning from Preschool to 3rd Grade
Learning Together with Infants and Toddlers Institute: Two full days, July 26-27,
with Deb Curtis and Harvest Resource Associates focusing on the inspirational and practical realities of working with infants and toddlers. Individuals working with older children will also benefit from this learning experience.
Conference July 26 - 27: Featured speakers include: Bev Bos, nationally known author, and musician focusing on the importance of creativity and play; Ginny Luther, Certified Conscious Discipline® Instructor; Isabel Baker, President of The Book Vine; Dr. Thomas Moore, musician and dynamic speaker and educator; Dr. Wendy Kronenberg, child psychologist focusing on impact of trauma and social emotional health; Mr. Al, musician, entertainer, and early childhood educator; Dr. Beth VanMeeteren, inquiry based learning focusing on science; Susan O'Connell, instructor and author focusing on math in early elementary.
Some highlights from our 2012 conference:
What are they doing? Can you touch your nose with your eyes closed? Dr. Christy Isbell's session on sensory integration techniques.
Many vendors with books for teachers and children, classroom materials, science experiences, music, and much more.
Participants joined Rusty Keeler in a "swarm build" at the Child Study Center. In this photo they are creating a water play area.
Shanna Kincheloe brought her critter friends to her session on bringing the natural world into the classroom.
Early Bird cut off date is May 10, 2013.
Register using credit card, check, or purchase order.
|2 day Institute||$150||$175|
|2 day Conference||$92||$115|
|1 day Conference||$72||$95|
|Student Discount:||Call/email for information|