SOURCE: Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference

Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference

December 20, 2013 11:46 ET

Early Registration -- With Discount -- Now Open for 2014 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Dec 20, 2013) - Online registration -- including an early bird discount -- for the 2014 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference (RMECC) March 14-15 at the Colorado Convention Center is now available at www.ecconference.com/registration. The largest and leading regional conference, the RMECC aims to support and solidify the growing understanding of the importance of investing in our youngest children.

Sponsored by the Colorado Association for the Education of Young Children, the Denver Preschool Program and the Early Childhood Education Association of Colorado and now in its third year, the RMECC provides an opportunity for teachers, practitioners and advocates to learn, share and connect. The confluence of science, research and common sense shows that early childhood education has a positive impact on our economy, workforce, schools and communities.

From high-level discussions to hands-on sessions, the conference's agenda incorporates key focal areas and topics, including administration/management, assessment, child care health consultation, child development/curriculum, child health/well-being, coaching, family support, inclusion/cultural competencies, infant and early childhood mental health, kindergarten, literacy/writing, policy/advocacy, Spanish and STEM (science/technology/engineering/math). For more information about the 2014 RMECC, please visit http://www.ecconference.com/.

In addition to the hundreds of workshops and exhibitors plus excellent networking opportunities, the RMECC also features top-notch keynote speakers. Dr. Sherri Killins, Ed.D., former Commissioner of Early Education and Care for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, will address conference attendees during the noon luncheon on Friday, March 14. Dr. Dana Suskind, M.D., founder of the Thirty Million Words Initiative, will be the special presenter during the Saturday, March 15 noon luncheon.

Don't delay and miss out on the savings; take advantage of the early bird discount today by registering for the 2014 Rocky Mountain Early Childhood Conference at www.ecconference.com/registration.