North Carolina Association for the Education of Young Children

The 65th Anniversary Conference
September 13 – 15, 2018 • Raleigh Convention Center

Our 2018 Keynote is Dr. Becky Bailey. A Conscious Discipline Pre-Conference Day will be offered. More information to come, please check back often.

For the 65th year, NCAEYC is delighted to gather with you at our Annual Conference to connect as leaders, members and conference attendees committed to learning, exploring, growing and evolving as individuals and as a field of practice. This professional development experience reflects both a history of and a heart for our shared commitment to quality for young children and families. Coming together with a shared commitment to young children and families creates a unique opportunity for personal and professional reflection and growth. Annual Conference is the perfect space for you to be meaningfully connected to, actively engaged with, and uniquely inspired by other professionals committed to this valuable early childhood journey.

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NCAEYC is approved by the Division of Child Development and Early Education to offer contact hours for Conference sessions. By attending the Keynote session and all sessions on Friday, September 14 and Saturday, September 15 you will earn 10 DCDEE Contact Hour Credits.

You can receive an additional 5 hours by choosing to attend one of the Pre-Conference Sessions on Thursday, September 13.

View three exciting Pre-Conference options
View all Conference Session Options (PDF)
Download full Conference e-Program (PDF)

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