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Past Events

Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope’s 4th Annual Conference for Early Childhood Research and Evaluation

Friday October 16, 2015 @ 7am

The Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope will hold its 4th Annual Conference for Early Childhood Research and Evaluation on the theme “Assessing Children’s Progress in Early Education and Intervention:  Challenges and Innovations in Diverse Contexts.” Registration is now open and the conference is seeking sponsorships.  

Institute for Child Success 2015 Early Childhood Research Symposium

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - October 16, 2015 @ 3pm - 4pm

The Research Symposium will address a range of critically important issues and themes relating to the health and wellbeing of young children. Plenary speakers include some of the leading medical and scientific thinkers, as well as workshop presentations and a poster session. The annual Symposium will focus on the health, education, and developmental of young…

2015 Global Business Summit on Early Childhood Investments

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - October 2, 2015 @ 1pm - 5:30pm

ReadyNation, a membership organization working to strengthen business and the economy through effective investments in children and youth, is hosting the first Global Business Summit on Early Childhood Investments, October 1–2, 2015 in New York City.  This free event will inspire and equip executives to take actions at the community, company, or policy levels that support young…

2015-16 WV Universal Pre-K Leadership Institute

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - September 24, 2015 @ 10am - 4pm

NIEER’s Dr. Shannon Riley-Ayers will be presenting “Bringing West Virginia into Focus,” sharing the national perspective, howWest Virginia stacks up, and discussing NIEER’s partnership with the West Virginia Department of Education on their Pre-K evaluation. 

Orientation to Completing the REVISED 2015 State of Preschool Yearbook Survey DATE CHANGED

Monday September 14, 2015 @ 1:30PM

Please note changes in date and time Individuals from State Education Agencies (SEAs)and related agencies responsible for (or who will have a role in) completing the 2015 State of Preschool Yearbook survey are invited to participate in a webinar that provides an overview of the process for completing the revised survey. It will include an…

Overview of 2014 NIEER State of Preschool Yearbook Data – Trends and Highlights

Thursday September 10, 2015 @ 1pm

Join us for an overview of the results of the 2104 State of Preschool Yearbook survey. We will discuss the major cross-state trends in the 2014 yearbook and highlight major policy changes related to publicly-funded preschool. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions of NIEER staff following the presentation. Preregistration is required. Register here . …

Lessons from the Learning Table on Great Teaching and Learning

Tuesday August 25, 2015 @ 2pm

67th OMEP World Assembly and Conference

Monday, July 27, 2015 - August 1, 2015 @ 8am - 5pm

Sub-themes for the event are: 1. A Highly Effective Workforce 2. Comprehensive, Engaging, Play-based Curriculum Models 3. STEAM Education (Science, Technology/Media, Engineering, Art & Mathematics) 4. Facility Design and Responsive Classrooms 5. Systems of Comprehensive Health and Wellness 6. Family Engagement, Cultural and Linguistic Diversity 7. Systems Building, Partnerships, Financing, Advocacy and Public Policy 8….

Advancing Issues of Language and Culture in QRIS: Beyond Standards to Measurement and Professional Development

Wednesday July 15, 2015

Improving outcomes using the early learning model: Coaching toward developmentally appropriate kindergarten

Tuesday June 9, 2015 @ 8am

Participants will: 1. Examine how results of classroom quality are used to identify areas of support and describe and measure change.  2. Analyze both quantitative and qualitative data to highlight changes in kindergarten classroom teaching practices toward developmentally appropriate practice