13th Annual Early Learning Conference

Friday, February 24, 2017 6:30-8:30 p.m. (check-in at 5:45 p.m.  in G bldg. lobby)

Saturday, February 25, 2017 8 a.m. -12:30 p.m. (check-in from 7-7:45 a.m. in C bldg. lobby)

Conference Fees
Nov. 16, 2016-Feb. 21, 2017, $35

Registration fee for the first 35 currently enrolled Seminole State College students will be $15.

Register as a school/FCCH
Register as an individual

No on-site registration accepted.
(No reimbursements will be given)

"One Heart One Mind"

Featured Speakers:

  • Richard Cohen –Early Childhood National Speaker, Author, and Professor
  • Hedda Sharapan –Celebrated her 50th year with Fred Rogers and his company. Beginning in production, she later focused on Professional Development, carrying his legacy forward for today's children as a national speaker.
  • Jennifer Daniels – A signer & writer that works closely with “Pete the Cat” Author Eric Litwin and helps the Learning Groove music and movement curriculum.

Friday, February 24th for ALL Tracks:

  • 5:45-6:30 p.m.  Sign-in (Building G -Fine Arts Hall) front lobby
  • 6:30-8:30 p.m.  “Interactive Stories, Songs, and Organized Movement” Presented by Jennifer Daniels  (Building G room 118)

Saturday, February 25th by track:

Infant/Toddler Track (Building J room 100 for both workshops):

  • 7:00-7:45 a.m. Check-in (Building C-Student Center)
  • 8-10 a.m. “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” by Richard Cohen
  • 10-10:30 a.m. Break
  • 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. “From Lullabies to Literacy” by Hedda Sharapan

Preschool Track (Building G room 118 for both workshops): 

  • 7:00-7:45 a.m.  Check-in (Building C-Student Center)
  • 8-10 a.m.  “From STEM to STEAM – Exploring Fred Rogers’ to find engaging ways to Bring these concepts to today’s children” by Hedda Sharapan
  • 10-10:30 a.m.  Break
  • 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.  “Room To Grow: Creating Environments That Inspire & Engage”  by Richard Cohen

Registration includes both Friday and Saturday sessions.

The last day to register will be Feb. 21, 2017!

Conference Location

Seminole State College
Sanford/Lake Mary Campus
100 Weldon Blvd
Sanford, FL 32773

More Information

If you have questions or would like more information, please email Tanya Rose or call 407.708.2234.

Sponsored by:

  • Seminole State College
  • Early Learning Coalition of Seminole
  • Early Learning Coalition of Orange County
  • Florida’s Office of Early Learning
  • Central Florida Association for the Education of Young Children.
Office of Early Learning Seminole State College Early Learning Coalition of Seminole CFAEYCEarly Learning Coalition of Orange County

Want more info? Contact us.

Early Childhood Education
Fax: 407.708.2350
Office: J-011, Sanford/Lake Mary Campus

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