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March 21, 2018
Southwest Ohio AEYC Conference
STEAM propels early childhood educators!


Join Southwest Ohio AEYC on Saturday, April 7, for a day of learning at the Savannah Center in West Chester. Participants of this conference will:
  • Learn from featured speaker Sally Moomaw, ECE teacher, college professor, author, innovator and  SWOAEYC member
  • Engage in three workshops that actively explore STEAM in the early years. Topics of earth and space science, life science and physical science will be covered.
  • Receive 5 hours of Ohio Approved credit or KY-ECE-TRIS credit
  • Connect with other early childhood professionals from all over Southwest Ohio
Register by March 28! 
 
Start planning for Week of the Young Child today! 
Celebration of early childhood  set for April 16-20

The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration hosted by the National Association for the Education of Young Children celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers, and their families. This year's event takes place April 16-20, 2018!

We are so excited for a week-long celebration of our youngest learners! Start planning your celebration today! For more details and fun ideas for the week, please visit NAEYC's website.


Help Chart the Future of Education in Ohio: Review and Respond to Ohio's Strategic Plan. Parents, students, community members and educators are invited to give input on Ohio's Strategic Plan for Education. This plan will identify clear, statewide goals for Pre-K-12 education, and the ways in which those goals will be achieved. A regional meeting will be held in Montgomery County on Thursday March 29 at Stivers School for the Arts.

Workshops
April 2: Autism Spectrum Disorders
 
April 17: STEAM: An Integrated Approach to Learning

April 19: Creating a Mixed-Age Learning Environment
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