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Which to Attend
Two Great Leadership Experiences this Summer

Academy and Summit in Louisville, KY

NHSA is bringing the Manager and Director Academy and the Early Childhood Innovation Summit to Louisville the week of July 9. Both take place at the Omni Louisville Hotel and attendees of each will share learning, networking, and social events. 
This is an excellent opportunity to bring your entire leadership team to divide and conquer!

But Which to Attend?

With two excellent events, how can you decide which to attend? Bring your entire team and split it between the two! Here are some ways you can decide which event is most useful for your staff:

Attend the Academy if you want to...
  • Develop leadership skills that support all staff and their professional development
  • Build a strong foundation to journey through the grant writing process
  • Explore the Performance Standards
  • Tell your program’s story by bringing data to life
Attend the Summit if you...
  • Have a great idea and want to implement it
  • Want to learn about innovation fitness
  • Need a spark to generate new ideas 
  • Want to replicate and scale current innovative ideas to become best practices

About the Events

2018 Manager and Director Academy

Under the direction of skilled moderators, the Academy will feature a wide range of presenters with expertise in areas of strategic importance to Head Start. Implementing strategies to solve emerging challenges regarding grant writing, the Performance Standards, data usage, and continuous quality improvement.

2018 Early Childhood Innovation Summit

Since first launched in 2016, the Early Childhood Innovation Summit has emboldened impactful innovations by practitioners across the early childhood spectrum and inspired the collaboration across industries. The goal of this year’s Early Childhood Innovation Summit is to catalyze new and disseminate existing ideas, processes, and technologies to increase quality in early childhood development and education.