Friday May 13, 2016 at 1:00 PM AKDT
Saturday May 14, 2016 at 7:00 PM AKDT

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Church on the Rock 
3571 W. Machen Rd.
Wasilla, AK 99654

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Ashley Kincaid 
Early Childhood Partnership of Mat-Su 

Diving Deeper: Early Childhood Educator's Conference 

Join us for our Diving Deeper Conference. We will be diving into the emotional well-being of the children we serve. The trainings will be motivational and inspirational. Conference registration is $75. If you would like to attend the Infant CPR & First Aid Training it is an additional $40 listed under 'Items for Sale' on the registration page (only way the site would let us add).

Pre-Conference Trainings Include:
May 13th
1:00-2:00 Safe Sleep SIDS Training
2:15-5:45 Infant CPR & First Aid - Limited Space

Main Conference
Keynote on May 13th, 6:00-8:00pm
ACE(s) - Adverse Childhood Experiences Training

Breakout Sessions May 14th, 8:00 am - 4:45 pm
The day will start out with some easy refreshing yoga, and a nutritious breakfast 8:00-8:30am. Breakout Sessions begin at 8:30am, each 1.5 hrs long. Two different sessions to choose from during each breakout, with breaks in between and vendors in the main foyer for all providers and teachers to visit, get information and ideas!

Breakout Sessions include:

  • Working with Children who Experience Developmental Delays
  • Setting the Stage for Learning: Room Arrangement as a Teaching Strategy
  • Challenging Behaviors
  • Kindy Tools and Talk
  • Positive and Productive Partnerships with Parents
  • Muscle Your Way Through Obstacle Play
  • Learn & Grow Orientation: Alaska's Quality Recognition & Improvement System 


 Keynote on May 14th 5:00-7:00 pm


Special Guest Panel and Award Presenters to be announced. 

If you are trying to register the morning of, Friday, May 13th and it says online registration is closed, you can call Ashley at 907-745-5824 to register over the phone. You will be expected to bring a check, or money order for payment to the conference. There will be no way to pay with credit card or cash at the event. We want everyone to be able to attend.

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