Conference for Kindergarten Teachers
Presented by Kindergarten Teachers for Kindergarten Teachers
Strategies to Take Back to Your Kindergarten Classroom!
Choose from 21 Strategy-Packed Conference Sessions:
- Hands-On Options
- Kindergarten Teacher Resources
- Hundreds of Practical Strategies
Uniquely Qualified Instructors
Sue Brady is a highly regarded, experienced national literacy presenter, Kindergarten teacher and reading specialist. Sue has a strong reputation for staying abreast of current education trends and the latest reading intervention research. She understands the very real challenges and rewards of working with Kindergarten students, and the strategies she shares are ones she has successfully implemented with her own Kindergartners.
Carolyn Mcmahon is a highly sought-after and experienced national presenter, author, kindergarten and early childhood teacher. She is known for her fast-paced, hands-on, interactive, and highly practical sessions. Carolyn's wealth of experience, passion for young learners and sense of humor will help to re-energize your own passion for teaching young children!
Darla Wood-Walters is an excellent presenter and an experienced kindergarten teacher. With her many years of teaching experience, Darla knows what will and will not work with kindergarten students. Through her extensive work in New Zealand and the United States, Darla has gained insight and knowledge on how to incorporate powerful literacy activities into kindergarten programs.
|7:45 a.m. - 8:25 a.m||Registration|
|8:30 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.||Opening General Session|
|9:15 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.||Morning Sessions|
|11:50 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.||Lunch Break (on your own)|
|1:05 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.||Afternoon Sessions|
|Participants, please check in at the registration desk each day you attend.|
|8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.||Registration|
|8:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.||Morning Sessions|
|11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.||Lunch Break (on your own)|
|12:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m||Afternoon Sessions|
Who Should Attend
Special Benefits of Attending
Comprehensive Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive resource handbook, specifically designed for this conference. Included in the handbook are resource materials for ALL conference sessions, even those you don't attend. These materials include:
- Model lessons and activities
- Early literacy strategies and activities
- Ways to develop and manage math and literacy centers
- Activities to help your struggling kindergartners
- The best, most current kindergarten ideas and strategies
Semester Credit Option
Up to four Graduate level professional development credit are available with an additional fee and completion of follow up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University system, will be available at this BER program.
Meet Inservice Requirements
At the end of the program, each attendee will receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify hours of participation in meeting continuing education requirements.