UNK-Community 2018 Early Childhood Conference

Promoting Well-being for Children and Families

OCTOBER 19 & 20, 2018
Friday 7:30 – 5:00 and Saturday 7:30 – 1:00

Early Bird Registration” has been extended until October 5th.
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University of Nebraska at Kearney
Nebraskan Student Union
1013 West 27th Street
Kearney, NE 68849

This year's conference, the 3rd Annual UNK-Community Early Childhood Conference, is themed: Promoting Well-being for Children and Families. This year’s conference will feature two national speakers: Jo Mascorro, Independent Consultant for Education, and Nefertiti Poyner, from the Devereux Institute. Exciting conference sessions will be presented by UNK Faculty and Early Childhood experts on a variety of topics related to early care and education.

Who should attend?

  • Childcare Providers: home-based, center-based, and administrators
  • Teachers: Pre-K thru 3rd grade
  • Head Start/EHS and Sixpence staff
  • Early Interventionists / ECSE Teachers
  • University Faculty
  • Students
  • All community members interested in early care and education

**In-Service Hours for Licensed Child Care Providers:

  • Friday: 5.5 hours
  • Saturday: 4 hours

National Keynote Speakers