The Early Childhood Institute 2017 "Empower. Collaborate. Lead." (formerly Ready Kids Conference) targets the importance of investing in Kentucky's youngest children by supporting those who impact them on a daily basis. The Institute provides an opportunity for teachers, administrators, leaders and advocates to come together to feel empowered, to collaborate and to gain skills to lead. The institute features nationally recognized keynote speakers, over a hundred workshops and exhibitors and networking opportunities. Mark your calendars for the 2017 Early Childhood Institute, June 28-30, 2017 in Louisville, KY at the Galt House Hotel.
Pre-conference options will be offered on June 27 and include Head Start Track, Leadership Academy Statewide Convening and Adult Learning Hours for Trainer's Credential. Please register for pre-conference options during online registration.
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED
Cancellation Policy for Registrants and Vendors: Due to the magnitude of this conference, refund requests cannot be honored after June 16, 2017. Requests must be submitted in writing via email to Diana.Hutch@ky.gov. Cancellations after June 16, 2017 will not be refunded.
Substitute Policy: An individual registered for
the conference that needs to cancel before or after the cancellation deadline
may substitute their registration with another individual. Please contact Diana.Hutch@ky.gov
with the name and email address of the original registrant and the substitute
registrant. Substitutions may only be honored until June 23.
Registration Closed June 2 at 5pm due to reaching maximum capacity. The waitlist was available from June 2 through June 15 and all who were accepted from the Waitlist were notified on or before June 16.