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Elevate 2017

Child Care Aware of Washington presents the 2017 Elevate Early Learning Conference. Elevate brings together relationship-based practitioners, trainers, program administrators and policymakers to attend skill-building sessions and engage in cross-systems conversations to help them become stronger and more successful leaders. This year’s gathering will explore the importance of each person’s role in building an early learning system that addresses the opportunity gap, providing all children with a solid foundation for success in school and life.

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October 2 - 4, 2017

Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center


At Child Care Aware of Washington we are supporting the development of an outstanding child care and early learning system available to all of Washington’s children. As part of this important work we are thrilled to present our second Elevate Early Learning Conference Oct. 2 - 4, 2017 at the Tacoma Convention Center.

The Elevate Early Learning Conference brings together relationship-based practitioners, trainers, program administrators and policymakers to attend skill-building sessions and engage in cross-systems conversations to help them become stronger and more successful leaders. This year’s gathering will explore the importance of each person’s role in building an early learning system that addresses the opportunity gap, providing all children with a solid foundation for success in school and life. 2017 Elevate tracks include: Early Childhood Policy, Leadership Foundations, Coaching, Child Development and Professional Well-Being. STARS hours will be available.

Click here to view the 2017 Elevate Early Learning Conference program.


Registration is open now! Special Early Bird rates end Aug. 23, 2017.

One day               $100            Two days             $180


After Aug. 16, 2017

One day               $125           Two days             $205

 

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Our 2017 Elevate Keynote speaker is Judy Jablon, educator and founder of Leading for Children, a nonprofit whose mission is to "infuse the field of early learning with optimism, leadership and coherence." Her keynote address will focus on cross-systems collaboration to provide holistic support for the benefit of children.

 

Child Care Aware of Washington has reserved a block of rooms for the 2017 Elevate conference at the Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma. Call 253-238-8000 or 877-986-8083 for more information and to reserve your room. Ask for the "Child Care Aware" room block.


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Thank you to our 2017 Elevate Sponsors!

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