STAR NET Region VI will hold the 17th annual Early Childhood Today conference in-person. This conference is for families, caregivers and professionals who shape the lives of children ages birth to 5 years old.

There will be one session offered 8:30 to 11:00 AM and one session offered 12:30 to 3:00 PM. Participants may choose to attend one or both sessions. Credit of 2.5 hours for each session attended for a total of 5 hours for the full day.

Registration will open January 8th and is required to attend. A registration link will be posted on the STAR NET Region VI website. Confirmations will be sent via email one week prior to the event. Conference details will be posted on the STAR NET Region VI on January 8, 2024.

*These sessions are approved for the following IL EI credits:

*Mindfulness Games: Tools for Emotional Regulation and Calming Strategies for Young Children-2 INT
*The More we Get Together the Happier We’ll Be: Supporting the Inclusion of Infants and Toddlers and Their Families in the Community-1 INT, 1 WWF
*Tiny Words, Big Impact: Understanding Pronouns and Belonging in the Early Childhood World-2 WWF
*Let’s Get Visual! Visual Strategies for All-1 INT, 1 ATY
*Promoting Social and Emotional Growth in Your Early Childhood Classrooms-2 INT
*Your Legacy in Early Intervention: How Will Families Remember You?-2 WWF
*Yoga for All Young Children-2 WWF
*Preschool STEAM: Connecting Interests and Abilities with Intention in All Settings-2 INT
*Understanding and Supporting Young Children Who Have Selective Mutism-1 ATY,1 INT
*GROSS MOTOR MATTERS: the impact of early gross motor skill acquisition on the developing child-0.5 INT, 0.25 ATY, 0.25 TYP
*Equity, Ethics, and Excellence in Education: Practical Conversations - Sustainable Solutions-2 WWF

Location Lewis University - Academic Building Romeoville Campus
One University Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60446
Date 3/13/2024 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM (Check in 8:00 AM)
Trainer Various
Contact Mary Ann Bonello (708) 342-5370 starnet@swcccase.org
Principles 1. Support families
Credit Hours 0
Status Closed