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A National Celebration
50th Anniversary National Head Start Conference and Celebration
A Look Back!

Sunday, March 29

Washington DC Convention Center and selected hotels
1 - 4pm Pre-Conference Leadership Meetings
   Private/Public Non-Profit
   Community Action Agency
   School Systems
   Tribal Organizations
   Migrant Programs
   Government Agency
   Private/Public For Profit
4 - 7pm Registration Open
   

Monday, March 30

8am - 5pm Registration Open
  Pre-Conference Trainings
  Full Day, Special Tracks: 9am - 5pm
  Half Day, Training Seminars: 9am - 12pm, 1 - 4pm
12 - 2pm Scholarships and Awards Luncheon
3 - 5pm Regional Meetings
5 - 7pm Learning Network Meet-ups
   

Tuesday, March 31

7 - 8am Morning Fitness
8 - 10am Excellence Breakfast
8am - 5pm Registration Open
9am - 2:30pm Conference Concurrent Trainings
 
  • Session A: 9:00-10:30
  • Session B: 11:00-12:30 pm
  • Session C: 1:30-2:30 pm
3 - 5pm General Opening Session
5 - 7pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
   

Wednesday, April 1

7 - 8am Morning Fitness
8am - 5pm Registration Open
9am - 5pm Conference Concurrent Trainings
 
  • Session D: 9:00-10:30
  • Session E: 11:00-12:00 pm
  • Session F: 2:00-3:30 pm
  • Session G: 4:00-5:00 pm
9am - 5pm Research Institute
9am - 4pm Affiliate Leadership Institute
12 - 2pm Research Luncheon
9am - 3pm Exhibit Hall Open
6 - 9pm 50th Anniversary Gala
   

Thursday, April 2

7 - 8am Morning Fitness
8am - 5pm Registration Open
9am - 3:30pm Early Head Start - Child Care Partnership Institute
9am - 3:30pm Conference Concurrent Trainings
 
  • Session H: 9:00-10:30 am
  • Session I: 11:00-12:00 pm
  • Session J: 2:00-3:30 pm
9am - 3pm Exhibit Hall Open
12 - 2pm Public Policy Luncheon
4 - 5:30pm General Closing Session