Kansas Association for the Education of Young Children

​....improving the quality of early childhood education for young children from birth to eight years.


Registration includes a complimentary breakfast both days starting at 7:15 a.m. to be served on the Concourse of the Hilton Garden Inn outside the Conference Rooms. Lunch is included for Friday’s Leadership Series and Saturday’s Conference. Saturday’s meal includes homemade potato chips, a drink and your selection of a sandwich option which must be chosen during registration, either online or on the printable form. 

***If you have any dietary restrictions, please email them to eryn@east.ks.childcareaware.org with the subject line of "KSAEYC Conference."

Check out this Jim Gill video... One From The Left
​(A Finger Play)

                

                    

                   

                        

                     

                 

                         

               



             

                

           

        

          

       

         

            

               

           

          

          

         

                  

                   

                

                      

                  

                

               

               

        

            

Event Registration & Fees
Registration deadline for the 2017 KSAEYC Professional Development Event is September 29, 2017.

​***Please note that Child Care Aware® of Eastern Kansas is assisting with the event’s registration and not hosting the conference.

STUDENTS

- Friday Night Exhibitors Showcase & Keynote: Students attend FREE
- Saturday Conference: $45
- Optional Continuing Education Hours
​(.6 CEU): $30

​Those registering as a student must have a current student i.d. to check in at the event. 

           

               

             

              

MEMBERS

- Friday Night Exhibitors Showcase & Keynote: Members Attend FREE
- Friday Leadership Series ONLY: $40 
- Saturday Conference ONLY: $65
- Friday Leadership Series & Saturday Conference: (discounted price) $90
- Optional Continuing Education Hours
(.6 CEU): $30

             

                

           

        


For a registration form that can be printed
​for completion and sent in, click here.

NON MEMBERS

- Friday Night Exhibitors Showcase & Keynote: $20    
- Friday Leadership Series ONLY: $40
- Saturday Conference ONLY: $90
- Friday Leadership Series & Saturday Conference: (discounted price) $115
- Optional Continuing Education Hours
​(.6 CEU): $30

      

               

              

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Register TODAY!!!

2017 KSAEYC Professional Development Event

Friday, October 6 & Saturday, October 7

Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center (410 S 3rd. St., Manhattan, Kansas 66502)


Featuring Keynote Speaker

Jim Gill

Friday Evening Session: Music Play With Purpose

Saturday Session: A Joyous Way to Learn: ​Music Play to Promote Readiness,
​Literacy and Inclusion


Schedule of Events
Friday, October 6, 2017
(9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Leadership Series... Featuring Keynote, Rae Anderson, Director of the
National Center ​for Early Head Start Child Care Partnerships​

(6:15 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
​Exclusive Vendor Preview & Keynote
6:15 p.m. - Snacks • 6:30 p.m. - Exhibitor Showcase Opens 

7:00 p.m. - Keynote with Jim Gill • 8:30 p.m. - Exhibitor Showcase & Prizes

Saturday, October 7, 2017
(7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
Professional Development Event featuring Jimm Gill's ​keynote and 18 breakout
session options. Click here or see below for the tentative breakout session listings.

Our Annual Meeting will be held prior to the keynote speaker at 10 a.m. on Saturday.

2016 KSAEYC Professional Development Event Highlights...