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    • 10/15/2021
    • 9:00 AM
    • 10/16/2021
    • 12:00 PM
    • Virtual
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     Fall Education Conference

    Virtual Platform 

    Friday, October 15, 2021


    FRIDAY GENERAL SESSION - Six Clock Hours 

    Starts at 9 AM and ends at 4:00 PM 

    Building Healthy Brains

    Tulane University Institute of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health 

    Dr. Charlie Zeanah is Mary Peters Sellars-Polchow Chair in Psychiatry, Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, and Vice-Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He also directs the Institute of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health at Tulane.

    Throughout his career, he has studied the effects of adverse early experiences on development, including trauma, abuse and neglect.  He also has studied interventions designed to enhance recovery following exposure to adverse experience.

    10:00 AM    Louisiana Department of Education Updates

    Introductory Remarks - Jenna Chiasson and Lisa Brochard

    Early Childhood Data Systems – Daisy Grotsma

    Child Care Assistance Program - Melinda George

    Performance Profiles/ Supply and Access / Workforce – Karen Powell

    Licensing Updates (Bulletin 137)– Shelia Campbell

    Child Care Criminal Background Checks - Hayden Melancon

    12:30 PM    Champion for Children Awards Presentation 

    1:15 - 4:15 PM Afternoon Breakout Session Options 

    Director's Roundtable Discussion - Jonathan Pearce and Olivette Temple

    The Importance of Play - Mary Mills

    Medication Administration - Dianna Constant  

    Saturday, October 16, 2021  (3 clock hours)

    9 AM - 12 Noon Breakout Session Options

    Positive Discipline in the Classroom - Dr. DeShannon Burrell

    Ready Set Eat Food Safety - Dianna Constant

    http://www.childcarelouisiana.org/events

    Registration Rates are as follows: 

    Friday and Saturday - $150 per person

    Friday only - $135 per person

    Saturday only - $65 per person 

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

    If you need assistance, please call Cindy Bishop at 225 933 5435 or email cindy.bishop@checkmate-strategies.com


    • 10/15/2021
    • 9:00 AM
    • 10/16/2021
    • 12:00 PM
    • 2750 N. Westport Drive, Port Allen, Louisiana
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    Fall Education Conference 

    Onsite (In person)

    Friday, October 15, 2021

    Saturday, October 16, 2021

    West Baton Rouge Conference Center

    2750 N. Westport Drive

    Port Allen, Louisiana 


    • 10/16/2021
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 2750 N. Westport Drive, Port Allen, Louisiana
    • 10
    Register




    Childcare Association of Louisiana

    In Person (onsite)

    Fall Education Conference

    Saturday, October 16, 2021 ONLY

    FRIDAY IS SOLD OUT FOR ONSITE PARTICIPATION

    West Baton Rouge Conference Center

    2750 N. Westport Drive

    Port Allen, Louisiana 


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
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