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 Training for Child Care and Early Childhood Professionals and Parents. Funded by the Child Care Quality Initiative Programs of Prince William County, Manassas City, and Manassas Park

Cost is only $45.00 per person*

A light breakfast offering and box lunch will be served. Make sure to arrive early to enjoy breakfast and get your badge. All participants will receive a certificate at the end of the day. 

If you are associated with a program that is going through the STAR rating process, your registration fees may be provided by the grant funds. For more information on this, please have your Director call 703-946-3413 to receive your discount code for registration.

*This is your chance to enhance your learning. No children allowed.


Sara Dix Smith 
The Early Childhood Partnership 


NVCC Manassas Campus (Colgan Hall & Howsman Hall) 
6901 Sudley Rd.
Manassas, VA 20109

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The Early Childhoood Partnership presents the 

2015 Spring Conference

“Ignite Your Imagination with Wolf Trap Institute: Discover Your Power to Help Children Succeed Through the Arts”  

featuring presenters from the  


Saturday, April 18th, 2015

  7:45 am - 3:30 pm  

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM Check in and breakfast
7:45 AM - 8:15 AM Welcome by leadership, NVCC, and Wolftrap
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Session 1   
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch and networking
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Session 2

AM Sessions: (your on-site choice)
Michele Valeri: Movies, Music, and Math
Terlene Terry-Todd: Cruising the Caribbean
Joe Pipik: Puppet Power
Katherine Lyons: Math Detectives
Jeanne Wall: Rediscovering and Exploring Science
Laura Schandelmeier: Taking Chances Making Dances
Sue Trainor: Making Music w/ Children Who Have Special Needs
Kofi Dennis and Maria Tripodi: Baby Beat, Baby Feet
Terry Leonino and Greg Artzner: If Books Could Sing
Rachel Knudson: Math in Motion

PM Sessions: (your on-site choice)
Michele Valeri: Movies, Music, and Math
Terlene Terry-Todd: Cruising the Caribbean
Maria Tripodi: Moving and Learning
Katherine Lyons: Math Detectives
Laura Schandelmeier: Arts Based Assessment
Sue Trainor: Great Musical Adaptations
Kofi Dennis: Agoo Amee
Terry Leonino and Greg Artzner: Growing Green
Rachel Knudson: Math in Motion

Register by clicking below and paying with a credit card 

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To pay with a check, please CLICK HERE for a paper copy of the registration form. Check and registration form must be received by April 10th. On-site registration and/or payment will not be permitted.