Starting Strong Institute
Capital Region ESD 113, AESD, OSPI, DEL, Thrive-by-Five and our partners are hosting this three-day conference featuring keynote speakers and numerous breakout sessions focused on P-3 alignment and implementation including WaKIDS, Full-day Kindergarten, the Early Learning Guidelines and Common Core, Community Collaboration and much more! We will not have a separate Full-day Kindergarten Institute this year. Instead, Full-day Kindergarten sessions will be interwoven throughout the three-day Starting Strong Institute.
The Starting Strong Vision
The purpose of the Starting Strong P-3 Institute is to bring together early learning professionals and K-12 educators for discussions about innovation and alignment between systems.
Goals of the Starting Strong P-3 Institute
- Increase connections between early learning and K-12 professionals;
- Apply theory to practice within a P-3 framework;
- Present information about Washington’s early learning priorities, initiatives, and promising practices.
Who should attend?
- Kindergarten - 3rd grade teachers
- Preschool teachers
- Child care providers
- Community agency partners
Attention Presenters: We are pleased to invite you to submit a proposal to present at the 2015 conference. Starting Strong is well known within Washington for providing high quality, evidence-based training for professionals working with young children and their families. Last year, attendance exceeded 500 participants. Click here to submit a proposal. For additional information email TracyUlrich@frontier.com.
Attention Exhibitors: Early bird registration is through January 30, 2015. For additional information or an application email: TracyUlrich@frontier.com
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