The Early Learning Coalition of Palm Beach County will be hosting its 3rd Annual Early Childhood Educators Conference: EMPOWER 21 - Making the Most of Every Interaction on Saturday, June 12, 2021 being held Virtually on the CVent platform. This year, we have added a new audience to our conference – Parents! We look forward to offering sessions for Early Learning Providers, Directors, Early Childhood Educators, Parents, and Community Advocates!
This full-day event (8am - 2:30pm) will provide attendees an opportunity to grow in the areas of Family Engagement, Early Language Support as Preparedness to Kindergarten, Bridging the Gap, Assessment of Young Children, The Importance of Play, The Power of Communication, and many more exciting program areas through amazing workshop sessions. There will also be a virtual vendor exhibitor area accessible to conference attendees promoting networking opportunities and other valuable community resources. This year we anticipate approximately 600 early care and education professionals and families to attend!
Throughout our community, the Early Learning Coalition proudly serves more than 30,000 children throughout more than 700 child care settings. We are focused on ensuring high quality child care environments and making a difference for each and every child. Like the Early Learning Coalition of Palm Beach County, I know that you have the shared desire of seeing all children succeed and be ready for school.
Please see below for all the ways you can engage - we look forward to reviewing all recently received WORKSHOP PROPOSALS (more details at the link below) and we are STILL ACCEPTING SPONSORSHIPS/EXHIBITORS! Review the links below for more specific information on each opportunity.
If you have any questions relating to the Conference, please contact:
Melissa Mercado, Melissa.Mercado@elcpalmbeach.org, 561-231-5873
Please note that photographs, audio, and/or video at this or any ELCPBC event may be used on the ELCPBC website or ELCPBC social media pages at ELCPBC’s discretion for any purposes deemed appropriate by ELCPBC. By registering for this or any ELCPBC event, you are giving your permission to have your voice recorded and/or photograph taken and utilized by ELCPBC. You acknowledge that your participation in this event is voluntary, and neither you nor your organization will receive compensation for the use of photographs, audio, and/or video.
Pursuant to F.S. 196.411 (3), "A copy of the official registration and financial information of Early Learning Coalition Palm Beach County may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling Toll-Free 1-800-435-7352 within the State of Florida, or at www.freshfromflorida.com/division-offices/consumer-services. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the State."
Special Notice: If you require Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations to participate in any ELCPBC event or activity, please notify Ms. Christie Young, Single Point of Contact, by phone at 561-214-7424 or by e-mail at Christie.Young@elcpalmbeach.org within at least seven (7) days of the event. Accommodations will be provided at no extra charge.