Hawai`i Island Early Childhood Conference

Hawai‘i Island Early Childhood Conference
Friday, April 24, 2015 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, April 25, 2015 7:00am - 4:30pm
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
“Hawai‘i Island: Science from Mauka to Makai”
FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2015
Keynote: Dr. Daniel Gartrell
“Happy, Healthy Keiki: The Heart of STEM”
6:00pm - 9:00pm (Registration fee includes light buffet)
Dr. Gartrell is a former sixth grade teacher in Ohio and Head Start teacher for the Red Lake Band of Ojibwe in northern Minnesota.
He received his Doctor of Education Degree from the University of North Dakota. For many years, he was the director of the Child
Development Training Program. He is currently a professor emeritus of Early Childhood and Foundations Education at
Bemidji State University. Dr. Gartrell has authored numerous textbooks on early childhood education.
“Hawai‘i Island: Science from Mauka to Makai”
Opening Session begins at 8:00am (Registration fee includes breakfast served at 7:00am and lunch at 12:15pm)
“Akeakamai” Keynote: Eomailani Kukahiko
12 thematic workshops will be available. Please refer to www.BabyStepsHawaii.org
for workshop updates and conference handouts as they will only be available online.
Early Registration Deadline: March 27, 2015
Regular Registration Deadline: April 10, 2015
Please complete the form below and make checks payable to:
Gail Judd at 987-8710
email: [email protected]
or [email protected]
Friends of the Future
c/o P.O. Box 6376, Kamuela, HI 96743
or Fax to Friends of the Future: 808-885-4998
Please refer to this website for more information:
The Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is located near ‘Anaeho‘omalu Bay at 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Drive (808) 886-6789
A block of rooms is being held at a conference rate of $149 + tax & fees per night through the weekend for participants.
The deadline to receive this special hotel rate is April 3, 2015. Please be advised, the daily parking fee is $5.00.
To make hotel reservations, go to https://resweb.passkey.com/go/HIECC2015
To register, please complete one form for each registrant and send in together with payment
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Early Registration (Postmarked by March 27, 2015)
____Friday evening @ $55.00
Regular Registration (Postmarked by April 10, 2015)
____Friday evening @ $65.00
____Saturday @ $90.00
____Saturday @ $100.00
____Credit card fee @ $5.00
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Total Payment
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We will not process refunds, however we will allow substitutions.