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    • 02/11/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 02/12/2022
    • 4:00 PM
    • West Baton Rouge Conference Center, 2750 N. Westport Drive, Port Allen, Louisiana
    • 100
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    Spring Education Conference

    February 11 - 12, 2022 

    Friday, February 11, 2022

    9:00 AM Welcoming Remarks  - Olivette Temple, President

    Keynote Speaker:  Vernon Mason

    10:300 AM - 12 Noon  LDOE  Update

    • Jenna Chiasson 
    • Lisa Brochard 
    • Child Care Assistance Program - Melinda George
    • Performance Profiles - Karen Powell
    • Licensing/Bulletin 137 - Shelia Campbell
    • Criminal Background Checks - Hayden Melancon
    • Update on EdLink - Daisy Grotsma

    Lunch and Door Prize Giveaways

    1:00 - 4:00 PM 

    Friday Breakout Sessions Include: 

    • Director's Roundtable Discussion (for Owners, Directors and Assistant Directors)
    • Practicing Conscious Discipline to Promote Positive Outcomes for Children’s Social and Emotional Development - Lee Anne Price and Jamie Martin, Co-Presenter
    • Going the Extra Mile: The Importance of Developmental Milestones - Dr. DeShannon Burrell
    • Medication Administration - Dianna Constant 
    • Goal Setting and Life Leadership Lessons- Cindy Bishop and Olivette Temple 

    Saturday, February 12, 2022 

    9 AM - 12 Noon

    Childcare BUSINESS BOOTCAMP FOR OWNERS AND DIRECTORS 

    Childcare is big business for entrepreneurs with big hearts to have an impact in the community. This three-hour training session will highlight four proven strategies to run an effective and efficient childcare center.

     Leadership

     Systems

     Automation

     Financial management

    Brandy Woods-Smith is a charismatic and passionate educator, entrepreneur, speaker, author and consultant. She is known as a thought leader, change agent, community developer and to many she is hailed the Millionaire Midwife. After serving the public school system for 13 years, Woods opened Imagine Me Academy in 2013and now has multiple locations. In her quest to help other aspiring entrepreneurs achieve success, she founded Powerhouses United (PHU). PHU is a business incubator designed to give education, resources and profit producing strategies to businesses owners. 

    • Distributive Leadership and Delegation: Reclaiming Your Time and Becoming More Efficien - 

      Jennifer Kelsay, The Garden of Knowledge and Stacey Byes,  It Takes a  Village  Academy 
    • Goal Setting and Life Leadership Lessons - Cindy Bishop and Olivette Temple, Co-Presenter 
    • Ready Set Eat Food Safety - Dianna Constant 
    • 02/11/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 02/12/2022
    • 12:00 PM
    • Virtual
    Register



    AGENDA

    Friday, February 11, 2022

    9:00 AM Welcoming Remarks  - Olivette Temple, President

    Keynote Speaker:  Vernon Mason

    10:30 AM - 12 Noon  LDOE  Update

    • Jenna Chiasson 
    • Lisa Brochard 
    • Child Care Assistance Program - Melinda George
    • Performance Profiles - Karen Powell
    • Licensing/Bulletin 137 - Shelia Campbell
    • Child Care Criminal Background Checks - Hayden Melancon


    12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM 

    Lunch Break & Door Prize Giveaways


    1:00- 4:00 PM  Virtual Breakout Sessions 

    • Director's Roundtable Discussion for Owners and Director's only - Vernon Mason and Jonathan Pearce 
    • Medication Administration - Dianna Constant,  Agenda for Children 
    Saturday, February 12, 2022

    9 AM - 12 Noon Breakout Sessions

    Childcare Business Bootcamp for Owners and Directors 

    Childcare is big business for entrepreneurs with big hearts to have an impact in the community. This three-hour training session will highlight four proven strategies to run an effective and efficient childcare center.

     Leadership

     Systems

     Automation

     Financial management

    Brandy Woods-Smith is a charismatic and passionate educator, entrepreneur, speaker, author and consultant. She is known as a thought leader, change agent, community developer and to many she is hailed the Millionaire Midwife. After serving the public school system for 13 years, Woods opened Imagine Me Academy in 2013and now has multiple locations. In her quest to help other aspiring entrepreneurs achieve success, she founded Powerhouses United (PHU). PHU is a business incubator designed to give education, resources and profit producing strategies to businesses owners. 

    - Ready Set Eat Food Safety Training - Dianna Constant,  Agenda for Children

    Each attendee must be registered with their own email address for tracking purposes.

Childcare Association of Louisiana is statewide,  non-profit, professional membership organization that advocates on behalf of the early childhood education profession. 


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Childcare Association of Louisiana
P.O. Box  80053
Baton Rouge, LA 70898-0053

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