January/February 2017 – Vol. 29 No. 4

Early Childhood STEM Conference – Call for Proposals

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

The Children’s Center at Caltech (CCC) in collaboration with THINK Together, and The Children & Families Commission of Orange County are sponsoring and hosting another Early Childhood Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (ECSTEM) Conference to promote and increase awareness of the importance of introducing STEM education in early childhood (birth through eight years). The ECSTEM committee is seeking proposals for workshop presentations for its conference to be held at the Hilton Hotel in Costa Mesa, California, on February 5-7, 2015.

The Children’s Center at Caltech is a non-profit organization providing quality early education and care for children ages six months through five years since 1972. The CCC is a science based program that utilizes a constructivist approach to plan, develop, and implement an inquiry based curriculum.

THINK Together is a non-profit education organization and the state’s largest provider of extended learning time programs, serving more than 100,000 students at more than 440 locations. THINK Together partners with public and private agencies and schools and school districts from San Diego to Sacramento to help close the achievement gap.

The Children & Families Commission of Orange County supports programs for young children and their families to ensure they are healthy and ready to learn when they enter school, including an Early Literacy and Math Program that THINK Together manages.

The goal is to bring together distinguished researchers and educators to inform and inspire early childhood education professionals.

Written by California Science Teachers Association

California Science Teachers Association

CSTA represents science educators statewide—in every science discipline at every grade level, Kindergarten through University.

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  1. Good afternoon my name is Missly Alfaro. I am in the Stan and Carolyn Little Early Childhood Conference committee. This year my job is to bring on new Early Childhood presenters. Our conference will take place on October 3rd 2015 in Palm Desert CA 92260.
    I am hoping that you may assist me in obtaining california presenters contact information, or if you would like to take a part of this ECE conference as well,I would love to send out an email with the details to them.

    My email is MisslysCreativeKidz@yahoo.com

    Thank you so much
    Missly Alfaro
    760.777.3517

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