The Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children

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MiAEYC 2015 Early Childhood Conference

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The Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children is committed to improving the education and welfare of children from birth through age eight.

MiAEYC works for young children, their families, and early childhood professionals. MiAEYC supports the professional development of its members through quality training, materials and services. Almost 3,000 early childhood educators and suppliers of children's services belong to MiAEYC in 16 affiliate chapters and 3 local chapters.

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2013 MiAEYC Early Childhood Conference

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood®MICHIGAN is a statewide scholarship program designed to help child care center directors, teachers, assistants and owners, and family child care providers, meet their professional development goals while continuing their current employment in licensed or regulated early childhood settings.



April 23-25, 2015
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and
DeVos Place
Grand Rapids, MI

The 2015 Conference offers a general/keynote session and full-day focus sessions each of the 3 days; 60+ daily workshops; Learning Fair on Friday and Saturday; and exhibits on Thursday and Friday including MiAEYC’s 9th annual Silent Auction to benefit the Student Scholarship Fund. Workshop topics cover an extensive range of issues and topics in child development; family and community engagement; health, safety and nutrition; interactions and guidance; observation, documentation and assessment; teaching and learning; professionalism; and management.

SCECH approval received for 2015 MiAEYC Early Childhood Conference and Focus Session attendance.

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Click here for the Preliminary Program. 

Click here for the SCECH Information Memo for the 2015 MiAEYC Conference.
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Vincent Nunes on YouTube

Keynote presenter Vincent Nunes has ditributed seven CDs nationally and won numerous awards. His most recent CD, Smart Songs for Active Children, just received the 2015 Family Choice Award. Vincent has performed across the country and is a frequent presenter and keynoter at education conferences from Massachusetts to California, and from Texas to Michigan, including the annual conference for the National Association for the Education of Young Children. He is regularly featured on national children’s radio.

Click here for an introduction.
Click here to listen to No One's Going to Keep Me Down