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December 4 - 7, 2017
2017 Parent and Family Engagement Conference
Austin, Texas

*Subject to change. 

 

   

Sunday, December 3, 2017

3:00 PM - 7:00 pm Registration Open
2:00 PM – 5:00 pm Policy Council's Role in Head Start/Early Head Start
A two-day Professional Services Training offered by Wipfli
   

Monday, December 4, 2017

8:00 AM – 5:00 Pm Registration Open
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM The Why, How, When, and What of Father Engagement in Head Start
9:00 AM – 5:00 pm Policy Council's Role in Head Start/Early Head Start
Continuation of Professional Services Training by Wipfli
9:00 AM – 5:00 pm Family Development Credential 
9:00 AM – 5:00 pm Pre-Conference Training Institutes and Special Tracks
   

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

7:00 AM – 8:00 am Morning Fitness
8:00 AM – 5:00 Pm Registration Open
9:00 AM – 5:00 pm Family Development Credential 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Opening General Session
10:30 AM – 12:30 pm Communities of Practice: Meet-Up and Refuel with Coffee
12:30 PM – 2:00 Pm Exhibit Hall Opens with Lunch
2:00 PM – 3:30 Pm Concurrent Training Sessions
2:00 PM – 6:00 Pm Exhibit Hall Open
4:00 PM – 5:00 Pm Concurrent Training Sessions
   

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

7:00 AM – 8:00 am Morning Fitness
8:00 AM – 5:00 Pm Registration Open
9:00 AM – 5:00 pm Family Development Credential 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Concurrent Training Sessions
9:00 AM – 4:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open
11:00 AM – 12:00 Pm Concurrent Training Sessions
12:00 PM – 2:00 Pm Refuel
2:00 PM – 3:30 Pm Concurrent Training Sessions
4:00 PM – 5:00 Pm Concurrent Training Sessions
6:00 PM – 9:00 Pm Policy Council Barbeque and Boots Dinner and Dance

Hosted by NHSA Board Parent Representatives
(ticketed event)

   

Thursday, December 7, 2017

7:00 AM – 8:00 Am Morning Fitness
8:00 AM – 11:00 Am Registration Open
9:00 AM – 1:00 pm Family Development Credential
9:00 AM – 10:30 Am Concurrent Training Sessions 
11:00 AM – 12:00 pm Closing General Session