Teaching Kindergarten Conference

Information and Registration

  • Registration Information

    Save the Date 2020:

    April 24, 4:00 – 8:30 PM and
    April 25, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    2019 Conference Fees:

    • $225 early bird pricing (through February 22, 2019)
    • $300 regular price as of February 23, 2019 (Early registration is recommended. Previous conferences have reached capacity.)
    • Scholarships are available while funds last.
    • $115 Pre-Conference Session

    Payment Information:

    Additional Information:

    You will earn 12 CTLE or 1.2 CEU by participating in this conference. To earn the hours, you must sign in each morning and pick up your certificate at the end of the day Saturday.

    You may earn one (1) graduate school credit by registering for TEED 551N through the Continuing Professional Studies Office and paying the tuition fee. Contact us at cps@bankstreet.edu for more information.

  • 2019 Schedule

    Conference Itinerary for Friday, April 5, 2019:

    TIME ACTIVITY
    4:00 – 4:45 PM Registration and light snacks
    4:45 – 5:00 PM Welcoming Remarks
    5:00 – 6:00 PM Keynote Presentation: Today’s Five Year Old
    Presenter: Dr. Ron Taffel
    6:00 – 6:45 PM Light Supper Provided
    6:45 – 8:30 PM Keynote Activity: Into the Circle: Inspiring Joy and Community with the Rhythms of Africa
    Presenters: Kevin Nathaniel and Jaquetta Bustion

    Conference Itinerary for Saturday, April 6, 2019:

    TIME ACTIVITY
    8:00 – 8:45 AM Registration and light breakfast
    8:45 – 9:00 AM Welcoming Remarks
    Honoring: Richard Lewis
    9:00 – 9:45 AM Keynote Presentation: Language! So Much More than Words
    Presenter: Dr. Lydia Soifer
    10:00 – 11:45 AM Morning Breakout Sessions
    12:00 – 1:10 PM Lunch on Your Own
    (Optional: Art and Woodshop Brown Bag Open Session)
    1:20 – 2:00 PM Keynote Presentation: The Power and Purpose of Nature-based Learning- Exploring a Nature School in Maine
    Presenter: Anne Stires
    2:00 – 2:30 PM Bringing Nature-based Learning into Urban Schools
    Presenter: Anne Stires with Kimberly Bautista and Robert Cornejo
    2:45 – 4:30 PM Afternoon Breakout Sessions
     4:30 PM Pick up Certificates of Completion

    Participants will make their workshop selection after registering for the conference.

From the 2019 Conference

  • 190+
    Educators attended
  • 97.7%
    Participants would recommend the conference to a colleague
  • 17
    US states were represented