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The National Association for the Education of Young Children
Annual Conference & Expo

November 5-8, 2003 -- Chicago

from: NAEYC

Don't miss out! NAEYC's Annual Conference -- the world's largest meeting of early childhood educators and professionals -- will be in Chicago this fall! Join fellow educators from across the country and around the world, and

  • Strengthen your teaching and administrative skills.

  • Share and connect with colleagues.

  • Enhance your professional capabilities and plan for the future.

Here are just a few examples of the sessions and workshops at this year's Annual Conference:

  • Ella Jenkins shares music and stories of her multiethnic experiences growing up in Chicago
  • Open your eyes: assessing the development of infants and toddlers using an observation-based instrument, with Shannon Lockhart and Polly Neill

  • Can better negotiation skills improve your effectiveness? Keeping the peace: how fundamental negotiation skills can better prepare us for constructive relationships with our various constituencies, with author Scott Brown and Roger Brown

  • Dreams of fairytales and magic carpet rides: moving beyond playing house, with Diana Suskind

  • Get to the root of challenging behavior with developmentally appropriate child guidance, with Marion Marian

While you're enjoying the NAEYC Annual Conference and our jam-packed Exhibit Hall, you'll also have a chance to explore Chicago -- a vibrant, world-class city that is rich in history, with music, spectacular live theater, celebrated architecture, shopping, thousands of restaurants, and wonderful museums.

NAEYC Annual Conference& Expo
November 5-8, 2003 -- Chicago
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