REGISTRATION BROCHURE 38th Annual WAEYC

38th Annual
WAEYC
CONFERENCE
Marriott
Convention
Center - SeaTac
Nov 13, 14 & 15
Conference
and
Exhibits
Speakers Include:
Staci Goffin
Camille Catlett
David G. Brooke
Allan Hirsch
Teacher Tom Hobson
& Sarah Roseberry
REGISTRATION
BROCHURE
Welcome to WAEYC 2014
2014 CONFERENCE PLANNING COMMITTEE
CHAIRS
COMMITTEE MEMBERS CONTINUED
Brenda Boyd
Associate Professor
Human Development
Washington State University
Washington Association of Young Children
(WAEYC)
Rob Colombini
Home Visiting Manager
Thrive by Five Washing
Jennifer White
Early Learning Program Manager Clover
Park School District
CONFERENCE STAFF
Tracy Ulrich
Conference Coordinator
Amanda Cardwell
Conference Coordinator
COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Chris Booth
Instructor & Practicum Supervisor
Early Childhood Education P-3 Certification
Eastern Washington University
Bob Butts
Office of Superintendent of Public
Instruction (OSPI)
Karen Cooper
WAEYC Vice President
Director
Gateway Learning Center
Marilyn Chu
Associate Professor
Early Childhood Education
Western Washington University
Linda Crawford
Program Coordinator
Bellingham Technical College
Michael Koetje
District Director
Pierce College Child Development Centers
John Naegele
Board President
Washington Association of Young Children
(WAEYC)
Jeanie Pittman
Instructor and Internship Coordinator
Washington State University
Elizabeth Ramos
Professional Development Specialist
Department of Early Learning (DEL)
Mary Skinner
Program Coordinator
Tacoma Community College
Claudia Shanley
T/TA Regional Coordinator
Region X EHS-HS TTA Centers
ICF International
Bunny Walters
United Way of Snohomish County
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Washington Association for the Education of
Young Children
Conference Administrator
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Conference Planning Committee...................................... 2
Conference Schedule..................................................... 3
Thursday Conference Schedule....................................... 4
Friday Conference Schedule............................................ 5
The WAEYC Conference
encourages a wide range of
presentations and activities.
The information presented
represents the viewpoints of
the speakers and exhibitors
and is not necessarily endorsed
or shared by the conference
organizers or sponsors.
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Saturday Conference Schedule........................................ 6
General Conference Information................................... 7-8
Registration Page.......................................................... 9
Session Descriptions can be found online:
www.waeycconference.orgsors.
2014 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
Thursday, November 13
8:00 AM
Registration Opens
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Exhibit Hall Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 or 12:15 PM
TA Sessions
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Lunch and Plenary Sessions
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TB Sessions
5:30 PM
Registration Closes
Friday, November 14
8:00 AM
Registration Opens
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Exhibit Hall Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
FA Sessions
11:30 AM – 1:15 PM
Lunch and Plenary Sessions
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
FB Sessions
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
FC Sessions
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Evening Reception (optional)
Saturday, November 15
8:00 AM
Registration Opens
8:00 AM - 2:15 PM
Exhibit Hall Hours
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
SA Sessions
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM SB Sessions
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Lunch and Plenary Sessions
2:15 PM – 4:15 PM
SC Sessions
2:15 PM
Exhibit Hall Closes
4:30 PM
Registration Closes
Have a Safe Drive Home!
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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2014
Session
Number
CONFERENCE
SESSION TA
9:00 AM
Session TA1-TA5
ends at 12:00 PM
Sessions TA6-TA8
end at 12:15 PM
Lunch and
Plenary Sessions
12:15 PM - 1:45
PM
Title
TA1
Authentic Movement, Children, and Autism, presented by Maria Abaya
TA2
Strategies for Communicating and Working with Diverse Families, presented by Anushi Seneviratne
TA3
Tame Your Stress Gremlins- a Journey to Wellness, presented by Vicki Lunghofer
TA4
Create a Culture of Caring and Compassion, presented by Terry Rahn
TA5
Making Musical Connections: From the Brain to the Classroom to the Community, presented by Patti
Catalano
TA6
“Growing up WILD”: Book, Fun Activities and Nature Tidbits to Share and Amaze Your Students,
presented by Julie Luthy
TA7
Baby Brain Development: How Attachment, Stress, Relationships and Input Affect the Learning,
presented by Gina Lebedeva
TA8
Circle Time Tool Box, presented by Allan Hirsch
PLENARY1
PLENARY2
Relationships Matter: What We Can Learn from the Science Behind Attachment, Resilience, and
Intervention, presented by Gina Lebedeva
Early Childhood Education for a New Era: Leading for Our Profession, presented by Stacie Goffin
CONFERENCE
SESSION TB
TB1
Sing Me A Story: Bridging Oral Language and Print Literacy in Early Childhood, presented by
Lorraine Maida
2:00 - 5:00 PM
TB2
What About The Dads, presented by Jonah Idczak
TB3
4-group Math, presented by Lynn Kuske
TB4
Living Stories - developing the creative mind through active story telling, presented by Cameron
Randall
TB5
Emotion Coaching, presented by Kerry Beymer
TB6
“Growing up WILD”: Book, Fun Activities and Nature Tidbits to Share and Amaze Your Students,
presented by Julie Luthy
TB7
Too Sexy Too Soon: Sexualized Childhood - How We Got Here, How It’s Impacting Kids and What We
Can Do About It!, presented by Amy Lang
TB8
Positive Behavior Supports in Early Childhood: Preventing Challenging Behaviors, presented by
Ariane Gauvreau
TB9
The Organized Classroom, presented by Stacy Erickson
TB10
Teaming without Tears, presented by Dia Gary
Instructions for Registration
To view the full description of each session please visit our online conference program at www.
waeycconference.org.
Once you have made your class selections submit your registration form online or with
the paper copy provided on page 9.
You will receive a confirmation email to the email address you provide with your
registration.
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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Session
Number
CONFERENCE
SESSION FA
9:00 - 11:00 AM
Lunch and
Plenary Sessions
11:30 - 1:15 PM
CONFERENCE
SESSION FB
1:30 - 3:30 PM
CONFERENCE
SESSION FC
4:00 – 5:30 PM
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Title
FA01
Early Childhood Education for a New Era: Leading for our Profession a Follow-up Conversation,
presented by Stacie Goffin
FA02
Nature and Its Impact on Children’s Health and Well-Being, presented by Candace McKenzie with Diane
Krol
FA03
Update on Executive Function, presented by Juliet Morrison
FA04
Muslim Families, presented by Aishah Jalani
FA05
Kids Count: Math Across the Curriculum, presented by Ron Mohl
FA06
Managing & Engaging Reluctant Staff, presented by Miriam Dressler
FA07
Dual Language Learning: Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Strategies to Promote Children’s
Language Development, presented by Angela Notari Syverson
FA08
The Cosmology of Good Adult Teaching, presented by Jim Teeters
FA09
Beyond Finding Function: Intervening with Challenging Behavior in Early Childhood, presented by Britta
Saltonstall
FA10
The Culturally Responsive Curriculum: A Practical Guide for Infusing Multicultural Education Into the
Curriculum and Learning Environment, presented by Sharon Knight
FA11
Want to Become a State-Approved Trainer? Come Learn All About It!, presented by Elizabeth Ramos
FA12
Toys, Crafts, Chemicals and More: What’s Safer for Kids?, presented by Gail Gensler
PLENARY3
Happiness Starts With Gratitude, presented by David Brooke
PLENARY4
Brain Plasticity: How Experience Shapes the Brain, presented by Ralf Greenwald
PLENARY5
Update on Executive Function, presented by Juliet Morrison
FB01
Beyond Finding Function (continued), presented by Britta Saltonstall
FB02
Brain and Language: Why Early Experiences Matter, presented by Naja Ferjan Ramirez
FB03
Designing an Experience: Focusing on the Process of Play with Flexible End Goals, presented by Allie
Pasquier
FB04
Screen Scene: Best Practices for Using Screen Media with Young Children, presented by Sarah Lytle
FB05
Home Visiting: A Systems Development Perspective, presented by Rob Colombini
FB06
Mobilize Your Audience! Persuasive Public Speaking, presented by Guila Muir
FB07
Autonomy and Safety – Central Goals in Supporting Strong Families, presented by Leigh Hofheimer
FB08
Teaching with Your Mouth Shut, presented by Jim Teeters
FB09
Unlock the Power of Blocks, presented by Ron Mohl
FB10
Higher Ed and Community ECE Partnerships: Working Together to Create High Quality Field
Expereinces, presented by Brenda Boyd
FB11
The Road to Reading: Stop and Smell the Helleborus Orientalis, presented by Karen Weakley
FB12
MODELING THERAPEUTIC (ATTACHMENT) PARENTING For Educators Of Parents And Their Children,
presented by Chuck Britt
FC01
Pictures are Worth a 1000 Words – View a Photo Album of Quality!, presented by Tricia Sifford
FC02
Scaling-up Home Visiting in Washington State - The Rural Home Visiting Project, presented by Liv
Woodstrom
FC03
Math in Motion: Connecting the Thoughts, presented by Angela Russ-Ayon
FC04
Movement and Mindfulness: An Introduction to Yoga Calm, presented by Lyndsay Gabeau
FC05
Student Success begins in Preschool – Building Healthy Bodies and Healthy Minds, presented by Susan
Martin
FC06
Why Do We Have to Select One? Why Can’t We Have Both?, presented by Anushi Seneviratne
FC07
Happiness Starts With Gratitude, presented by David Brooke
FC08
Mentoring, Coaching and Consultation in ECE, presented by Marilyn Chu
FC09
Math For Preschoolers, presented by Karen Weakley
FC10
Building Strong Brains and a Buffer to Toxic Stress through Serve and Return, presented by Luke Quinn
FC11
What Do I Need and How Can I Pay for Professional Development?, presented by Sally Holloway
FC12
From All to Each and Every: Evidence-Based Practices for Supporting Young Children who are
Culturally, Linguistically, and Ability Diverse, presented by Camille Catlett
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2014
Session
Number
CONFERENCE
SESSION SA
9:00 - 10:30 AM
CONFERENCE
SESSION SB
11:00 - 12:30 PM
Lunch and
Plenary Sessions
12:30 - 1:45 PM
CONFERENCE
SESSION SC
2:15 - 4:15 PM
TITLE
SA01
Numerical Literacy, presented by Caren Pitsch
SA02
The Education Instinct, presented by Teacher Tom Hobson
SA03
Let’s Get Physical with Zoo-phonics!, presented by Charmaine Turpin
SA04
Incorporating Flannel Board Stories into your Learning Environment!, presented by Meghan O’Connell
SA05
Learning to Use Our Words. presented by Catherine Brewe
SA06
Playful Stories: Expanding, presented by Allie Pasquier
SA07
Responding to Children’s Needs, presented by Michelle Roberts
SA08
Services for Social-Emotional Issues – Infants & Toddlers, presented by Angela Shapow
SA09
Forest Kindergartens and Nature Pedagogy, presented by Erin Kenny
SA10
Yes We Can! Creating a Social Justice Curriuclum in a Pre-K & Kindergarten classroom, presented by
Elizabeth de Forest
SA11
Shorter Than A Snooze: Quick, Effective Ideas for Supporting Staff Expertise, presented by Camille
Catlett
SB01
A Global Experience, Teaching Young Children in an International Setting, presented by Dia Gary
SA02
Making Sense of Brain Research for the Classroom and Beyond!, presented by Teresa Kross
SB03
Managing Food Allergies in Childcare Settings, presented by Linda Crisalli
SB04
How to Incorporate STEM into an Early Childhood Classroom, presented by Joan Clare-Harris
SB05
Social Media for Administrators and Teachers, presented by Stacy Erickson
SB06
Scribble, Color, Draw: Key Readiness Skills Essential for Handwriting Success, presented by Julee
Tovias
SB07
Building Brain Power, presented by Michelle Roberts
SB08
Movement and Mindfulness: An Introduction to Yoga Calm, presented by Lyndsay Gabeau
SB09
Fun with Science! Science and Art Integration with Rockets, Slime, Colors and Potions, presented by
Tim Lowell
Plenary6
The Heart of Development, presented by Camille Catlett
Plenary7
Alleviating Burnout, presented by Paul Figueroa
Plenary8
The Education Instinct, presented by Teacher Tom Hobson
SC01
We Need to Talk! Handling Difficult Conversations Well, presented by Kathy Slattengren
SC02
Natural Adventure Playscapes! Creating Outdoor Environments for Learning Through Play, presented
by Leon Smith
SC04
Math and Literacy, presented by Susan Anderson-Newham
SC05
Anxiety Management with Tucker Turtle, presented by Candice Hoyt
SC06
Playing through the Early Learning Guidelines - How to Document, presented by Holly McFaul
SC07
Preventing Gossip, presented by Paul Figueroa
SC08
Circle Time Success, presented by Jocelyn Manzanarez
SC09
Mosaic Art with Finger-Safe Tumbled Stained Glass, presented by Tim Lowell
WAEYC Evening Social
Please join us for an evening Social Reception Friday beginning at 6:30 pm. There will be a no-host bar and hors
d’oeuvres and a fun opportunity to network with your friends. Participation is optional but pre-registration is
required. There is no cost to attend this event.
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Continuing Education
Clock Hours
Clock Hours may be earned for participation in Plenary lunch sessions,
and all conference breakout sessions. Questions can be answered
onsite at the information desk.
STARS
Hotel Accommodations
STARS credit may be earned at the rate of one STARS credit for
each hour participating in a session In order to receive credit, you
must provide your STARS provider number and sign each session
attendance form. If you forget to register with your STARS number
please bring it with you to the conference. Questions can be answered
onsite at the information desk.
To make reservations at our special convention rate call the Seattle
Tacoma Marriott Hotel toll-free 1-800-314-0925.
College Credit
College credit may be earned for attending the conference. Please
indicate that you would like to receive college credit when you
register. Pricing and further information will be available onsite at
the information desk.
Child Development Associates Candidates
If you desire CDA credit for conference participation, you should
contact your advisor to determine how to receive credit for your
workshops.
Registration
Registrations will be processed on a first come, first served basis
until capacity is reached. Register early for best selection. The
early bird deadline is October 1, 2014. If a class is full, call the
registration office at 800-280-6218 if you would like to be
placed on the wait list.
Registrations must be accompanied by full payment (check, P.O.,
credit card or qualify as a special category as shown on the form).
Forms with missing payment or unclear information can affect your
enrollment in your preferred sessions. The conference cannot be
responsible for delays in processing. Written acknowledgement will
be sent by email and/or U.S. mail no later than two weeks before
the conference.
Registration Categories
1. Group Registration Discount-
There is a discount for
groups of six or more from the same organization. In order to qualify,
each registrant in the group must complete an individual form (or
online registration). The individual’s Organization or School name
as well as the group’s contact name and number must be identical.
2. WAEYC Member Discount - There is a discount available
for current WAEYC members. If you would like to become a member
prior to registering please visit the WAEYC website at waeyc.org for
the member application and information.
Payment Methods
1. Check - Mail payment with registration form. Checks returned
for insufficient funds will be assessed a $35 fee.
2. Purchase Order - Send the purchase order form along with
each registration form that is authorized.
3. Credit Card - MasterCard, Visa, or American Express cards
accepted. To use a credit card for payments, you must complete your
registration online. Cards that are not accepted by the bank will result
in your registration not being processed until payment is received.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations are eligible for a refund, minus a handling fee of $50,
until October 1. The handling fee is applied regardless of payment
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method, including purchase orders. Cancellation requests sent after
October 14th are non-refundable, except in the case of a medical
emergency. Doctor’s note is required. In the event of cancellation or
over-subscription of the conference, liability is limited to the return of
the registration fee. No-shows will be charged. If you cannot attend,
you are encouraged to send someone in your place.
Note: Our room block will sell out. To ensure best pricing, please
call early. When booking your room, you must request the special
“WAEYC Conference” group rate.
Event Location and Driving Directions
The Seattle Airport Marriott is conveniently located in Seattle at:
3201 South 176th Street
Seattle, WA 98188
206-241-2000
For complete driving directions visit:
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/seawa-seattle-airport-marriott/
Special Requests
Please complete the registration form “Special Requests” section and
send no later than October 1. All facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Dietary requests are honored within the capacity of the conference
center, only with written prearrangements.
Conference Comforts
You should plan to bring refillable water bottles, wear comfortable
shoes, and dress in multiple layers (conference room temperatures
are pre-set and cannot be changed during a session).
Lunch at the Conference
Lunch is included in the cost of your registration fees. Basic dietary
request may be accommodated based on the availability of the
facility. Please indicate dietary restrictions on your registration
form. All requests must be made within 30 days of the conference.
Children at the Conference
Infants are welcome; however, if your infant begins to cry during
a session please be considerate to others and leave to soothe your
baby. There are several nursing mother’s areas at the Center. Please
ask at the information desk for assistance. While we all care for and
about children, this event is for adults. Please do not bring young
children to conference sessions.
Official Certificate of Attendance
An “Official Certificate” is available and will include a printed record
of the sessions you attended. Certificates can be ordered before the
Conference using your registration form. To order on site, visit the
information desk. Official certificates cannot be ordered after the
day of the conference. You will receive your Official Certificate of
Attendance within 45 days following the conference. In order to verify
attendance, you must sign the attendance record in each session.
There is a $11.00 fee for the official certificate.
Unofficial Certificate of Attendance
You will receive an unofficial certificate to use for your personal
records. It will be in your conference materials.
Student Scholarships
WAEYC provides an opportunity for students who are participating in
an Early Education program in Washington to attend the conference
at a free or discounted rate. When registering please indicate you
wish to apply for a student scholarship. Registration is free for
up to two days of the conference plus the cost of meals (or you
can choose to bring your own). Participation in the third day is a
minimal fee of $35. If you choose to have meals at the conference
the cost is $25 per day. Students are asked to volunteer for 3
hours in sessions and up to 2 hours of additional tasks. Space is
limited and spots are filled on a first come first serve bases. If you
have questions or would like more informaiton please email the
conference coordinator at [email protected]
Volunteers
The WAEYC Conference provides opportunities for many valuable
volunteer experiences; like assisting in registration, and networking
experiences with colleagues, speakers, and future employers. One
simple way to volunteer is to be a workshop session assistant. It’s
easy: you’ll check participants into the session and ask them to sign
an attendance sheet, help pass out hand-outs and collect session
evaluations. That’s it! Just check the “YES, I will volunteer” box
on the registration form. You’ll be very glad that you did!
Questions about Volunteering at the
Conference?
Go online to www.waeycconference.org and follow instructions for
volunteering when registering or send an email to [email protected]
frontier.com.
State-Approved Training Reimbursement
The Department of Early Learning (DEL) offers cost reimbursement
for training taken from state-approved trainers in Washington.
Professionals who currently work in child care facilities licensed or
certified by DEL can access this opportunity through their MERIT
professional record.
Application guidelines for state-approved training reimbursement:
 You must have a professional record in MERIT with a STARS ID.
 You must be currently employed in a DEL licensed or certified
facility, in an eligible employment position. You must have this
information recorded and confirmed or verified in your MERIT
professional record. See information below for eligible employment
positions and how to have your information confirmed or verified.
 You may only apply one time per fiscal year (July 1 – June 30).
 You may apply for up to$150 for your training reimbursement.
This can include any combination of trainings.
 The training must be offered by a state-approved trainer. (WAEYC
is an approved trainer) Approved training can be annual continuing
education training or the 20 Hour STARS basic training. Continuing
Education Proposals (CEP) and non-approved training are not eligible.
 Approved training must have been taken within the previous 12
months.
Eligible Job Positions in DEL Licensed or Certified Child Care Facilities:
Child Care Center (CCC) - Director, Assistant Director, Program
Supervisor, Lead Teacher, Assistant or Aide
Family Child Care Home - Licensee, Primary Worker, Assistant
School-Age Center - Program Director, Program Assistant Director,
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Site Coordinator, Lead Staff or Group Leader, Child Care Assistant
How to apply for a state-approve training reimbursement:
1) Sign in to your MERIT professional record at merit.del.wa.gov .
2) Go to the “Applications” tab and select “Training Reimbursement.”
3) Follow the steps to confirm your personal information – this is
important because a check will be issued to the address listed in your
professional record.
4) Continue to select trainings for which you would like to be reimbursed.
MERIT will display all eligible trainings, and you can select as many as
necessary to reach the maximum $150 reimbursement limit. You will
be prompted to confirm your choices if you select any amount less than
$150, just to be sure you are requesting the full amount available to you
as you may only apply once per fiscal year (July 1 – June 30).
5) Sign and submit your application. You will receive an email as
confirmation and your reimbursement will arrive in the mail*. MERIT
tracks your state-approved training history for you. This means you
do not need to submit proof of completion or any receipts in order to
receive your training reimbursement.
*Reimbursements are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and
funds are limited for each fiscal year (July 1 – June 30). If funding is
low or no longer available for the current fiscal year, you will receive
this in an email when you apply. You may re-apply during the next fiscal
year beginning July 1.
The Department of Early Learning is proud to support ongoing
professional development efforts. If you have questions, please contact
MERIT support services by calling 1.866.482.4325, option 8 or email
[email protected]
Save $5.00 When You
Register Online
www.waeycconference.org
Registration can be completed online or by mailing or faxing this form. Please print
clearly in black ink or type. Fill out one form per person. Do not send hard copy
if you fax this form. To register visit www.waeycconference.org for easy
online registration.
First and Last Name (for name badge):___________________________
Employer or Affiliation (if applicable):____________________________
Mailing Address: __________________________ Home ❏
Work ❏
City:____________________________ State:______ Zip:________
Daytime Phone:
❏ Home
❏ Work(
)
Email:_________________________________________________
Group Contact (if applicable): Name_________________________
Phone: (
)____________________________
❏ Parent or Relative Care Giver
❏ Teacher
❏ Administrator
❏ Therapist
❏ Healthcare Staff
❏ Family Resources Coordinator
❏ Family Engagement Staff
❏ Student
❏ Other:____________________
SPECIAL REGISTRATION CATEGORIES - check if applicable
County: _______________________________
❏ WAEYC Member:#:_______________
Special Requests
Clock Hours
College Credit
STARS Credit: Must Include*
* STARS # ______________________
* D.O.B ________________________
❏ Presenter: (Complimentary):
❏
❏
❏
(if you are a
NAEYC or WAEYC affiliate please enter you member number)
Workshop #:_______________
Complete this form if registering to attend lunch or sessions.
❏ Student Volunteer: (Complimentary up to two days plus
cost of meals):**Must complete registration online or by
calling the registration office.
Volunteer - Workshop Session Assistant
❏ Yes, I would like to volunteer!
Meals:
❏ I would like a Vegetarian lunch
❏ I woule like a Gluten Free lunch
❏ I have NO dietary restrictions
SESSION SELECTIONS PROCESS - Choose a first and
second choice. Write the number of your selection
for your choices.
If you mail this form:
List a first and second choice
1st
2nd
Select a TA Session
Checks payable to: WAEYC
Select a Plenary Session
Save $5.00 by registering online on/before 10/1.
Select a TB Session
Friday Conference
SELECT THE APPROPRIATE
FEES AND TOTAL
Select a FA Session
Select a Plenary Session
Select a FB Session
Select a FC Session
*Optional - I will attend the WAEYC Evening Social
(Circle Option)
WAEYC Registration Phone: 800-280-6218
1277 University of Oregon Fax: 541-346-3545
Eugene, OR 97403-1277
Email: [email protected]
WAEYC Federal ID
91-1045270
Thursday Conference
Yes
No
Saturday Conference
Select a SA Session
Select a SB Session
Select a Plenary Session
Select a SC Session
PAYMENT METHOD
❏ Check Number: ___________
❏ Credit Card: credit card payments accepted online
only - www.waeycconference.org
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Primary Role (please check one)
❏ PO Number: _____________ please attach PO
Attend ANY one day
WAEYC members and Group Discount
Attend ANY two days
WAEYC members and Group Discount
Attend ANY Three Days
WAEYC members and Group Discount
Materials Fee
Sessions: TA06, TA08, TB03, TB04,
TB06
Sessions: TA05, FB06, FB08, SA04,
SB09, SC02, SC08, SC09
Official Certificate of Participation
Would you like to make a donation
to support scholarships?
TOTAL ALL FEES
(Conference fees are not a charitable
donation)
on/
after
before
10/1
10/1
❏ $175 ❏ $195
❏ $155
❏ $245 ❏ $265
❏ $225
❏ $300 ❏ $320
❏ $275
❏ $25
❏
❏
❏
❏
$10
$11
$10 ❏ $50 ❏ $100
Other_________
$__________
The Washington Association for the Education of
Young Children (WAEYC) Conference Planning
Committee gratefully acknowledges the generous
support of the following who have made this
conference possible:
Organizations and Agencies:
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Department of Early Learning (DEL)
Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
The Office of Head Start Region X
Thrive by Five
United Way of Snohomish County
Bright Horizons
Lexia Learning
Colleges and Universities:
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Bellingham Technical College
Tacoma Community College
Washington State University
Western Washington University
Business Partners:
• Gateway Childcare Plus - Poulsbo
• Lakeshore Early Learning Materials
Conference Administration:
• Washington Association for the Education
of Young Children (WAEYC)
SAVE THE DATE
WAEYC 2015
November 2015
For Additional
Information
Registration: 800-280-6218
Email: [email protected]
For specific information about
participating next year as a presenter,
volunteer, or exhibitor contact:
Tracy Ulrich
Conference Coordinator
Phone: 360-629-8181
Email: [email protected]
www.waeycconference.org
Conference
Purpose & Goals
•Increase effectiveness of
those who care for and
educate young children
through exposure to new
skills, strategies and ideas
for providing high quality
services;
•Promote networking with
peers;
•I n c r e a s e awa r e n e s s o f
WAEYC and its continuing
efforts for early learning
professionals;
•Enhance the lives of families
and their children through
the dissemination of cutting
edge information, research
and evidence based
practices in early childhood
education.
•Enhance awareness of public
policy, legislative action, and
the general public in moving
high quality early learning
and education services as
an impact to overall school
reform.