DEY will be presenting and exhibiting at NAEYC’s Annual Conference in Dallas, TX on November 5-8th! If you are attending, here are some sessions we recommend:
1. Defending the Early Years’ toolkit: Resources to help you advocate for appropriate practices for young children. Thursday, 11/6, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Omni Dallas Hotel
2. Diane Levin’s Beyond Remote-Controlled Teaching & Learning: Reclaiming Early Education from Misguided Academic Mandates, Friday, 11/7, 3:00-4:30 pm, Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center
3. Play, Policy and Practice Panel: The Play Imperative: Why Do All Children Need to Play for Learning and for Success in School? Friday, 11/7, 8:00-9:30 am, Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, Room D166, with Jim Johnson, Susan Linn, Joan Almon and Diane Levin
4. DEY’s National Advisory Board Member Constance Kamii will also be presenting on Friday, 11/7, 3:00-4:30 pm at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Center, Room D162/164
And our 2nd Annual Organizing Meeting for Early Childhood Activists!
Please join us!
During the NAEYC Conference we will be hosting our 2nd annual organizing meeting for early childhood activists on Friday, 11/7, 6:00-7:30 pm at the Aloft Dallas Hotel, 1033 Young Street. Join some of DEY’s National Advisory Board in a conversation as we hear about successful Action Mini-Grants and plan next steps. Light refreshments will be served. See attached flyer for details.
And…In the exhibit hall – find us at #333 in the booth we share with our friend Hugh Hanley and his Circle of Song. We will be sharing DEY resources for you to take home.
Looking forward to seeing many of you!