Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CDT
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Nigh University Center @ UCO 
100 North University Drive
Edmond, OK 73034

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Barbara O'Neal 
okaeyc Conference Chair 



OKAEYC Annual Conference

Intentional Teaching

Please join us and hundreds of your colleagues from across the state for our annual early childhood conference. We have some fantastic presenters lined up to provide the latest research, curriculum and activity ideas for working with all children. Each session will count towards OK formal training hours and CEUs will be available.

Schedule of Events

7:30am-8:00am          Registration

8:00am-10:00am        Keynote

10:15am-12:15am      Sessions

12:15pm-1:30pm      Lunch, Lakeshore Presentation & Awards Ceremony

12:45pm-3:45pm        Sessions


Keynote:  Jill Soto

Client Consortium Coordinator/Project Manager for New World Now, LLC.

Keynote Objective:  Early Childhood programs enhance children's knowledge and skills when teachers intentionally engage children during free play. Learn Scientifically-based strategies to increase teacher awareness of teachable moments during informal interactions with young children during independent play.


Session Information

Each session is 2 hours and counts toward CECPD formal training hours.

Jessica Peters-Outdoor Play, Jill Davis-Advocacy 101, Rebecca Taylor-Social & Emotional Development, Laura Wilhelm-Child Neglect Prevention, Mary Devo-Communication Development, Laura Clary-Playful Leadership, Vanessa Jones-Take Home Reading Bags, Linda Whaley-Parent Communication, Mansur Choudry-Pairing and Compliance for ASD Children, Gay Snyder-Autism Spectrum Disorder...and more to come