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    Opening Keynote with Clint Pulver

    "The Power of One"


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    2nd Day Opening Session with

    Jim Gill

    "A Joyous Way to Learn"

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    Closing Session with

    Jeanine Fitzgerald

    "Influencing in Authentic Ways"




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    Elizabeth Alvarez email 


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    Early Childhood Conference 2018

    June 19-20, 2018

    South Padre Island Convention Center

    South Padre Island, TX

      Workshop #66705

    No Fee to Attend Conference!


    This two day Early Childhood Conference will highlight the Opening Keynote: Clint Pulver a dymanic speaker, musician, comic and master storyteller.  The second day opening session will feature: Jim Gill "A Joyous Way to Learn" musician and author, will start the day off for participants.  The closing Keynote will feature Jeanine Fitzgerald, from the Fitzgerald Institute with her session title: "Influencing in Authentic Ways".

    Break-out sessions will cover information on "Robotics, Autism, Behavior Challenges, Assistive Technology, Early Literacy, Early Math, Early Science, Supporting Development in Babies and Toddlers, and many others.  Instructional accommodations and modifications to support young children with special needs will be shared throughout the sessions to support all learners in accessing the general curriculum. 

    CEU's will be available for Early Intervention Specialists with ECI programs and CEUs are pending for Social Workers.




    Hotel Information


    Holiday Inn Express

    6502 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597

    (956) 761-8844 - Group Code: ECC

    Room Rate: $116.00 per night plus taxes

    Free Breakfast provided.


    La Quinta Inn & Suites South Padre

    7000 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597

    (956) 772-7000 ext 2 - Group Code: Region 1ECD

    Room Rate: $169.00 per night plus taxes

    Bright Side breakfast provided


    The Inn at South Padre

    1709 Padre Island, TX 78597

    (956) 761-5658 - Group Code: Region One Early Childhood

    Room rate: $85.00 Standard / $95.00 Suites per night plus taxes.

    Hot Breakfast Provided









Last Modified on May 25, 2018