The Early Childhood Educator’s Conference

Saturday, September 13, 2014

7:30am to 3:00pm

Woods Chapel United Methodist Church (4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee’s Summit, MO).

The conference will help early childhood educators, child care providers, and parent educators provide quality early care and education for young children and families.  The workshop topics include -

·         Cultural Diversity Competency for Early Childhood Educators

·         Activities to Teach Diversity to Children

·         Supporting a Child with Needs in the Classroom

·         Nature Immersion in the Classroom

·         Nutrition 101 – Helping Kids Grow Up

·         Applying Math Skills to the Early Years

·         Effects of Domestic Violence on Childhood Development

·         Moving and Learning in Child Care

·         Understanding Right Brain Visual Learners in the Left Brain World

·         Learning with Natural Resources

Participants will receive 6 clock hours of training upon completion.  Registration fee is $50 per person by September 5.  Continental breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee.   Pre-registration is required. 

For more information, contact the University of Missouri Extension office at 816-252-5051. Information/Registration Flyer