The Higher Education Summit Vision
The vision for our efforts is a clear educational pathway and seamless transition from entry in the field through a baccalaureate degree will be available for early childhood educators and T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® OHIO scholars whose goal is to teach and/or support the education of children birth to 3rd grade.
Ohio’s Early Childhood Higher Education Summit 2021
|Keynote Presentation||Dr. Calvin Moore, CEO, Council for Professional Recognition|
|State of Child Care / Early Childhood Workforce||Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (Invited)|
|Faculty as First Responders (Reducing Student Stress)||Debra Berke, Sharon Obasi, Dorothy Berglund & Chad Nunamaker, National Council on Family Relations|
|Advancing Quality Early Learning in Ohio: Communications and Advocacy Training||Julia Jackels, Groundwork Ohio|
|Advancing Quality ECE Higher Education||Mary Harrill, National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)|
|Workforce Recruitment and Retention Innovations with Administrator Panel||Katherine Falen (Moderator) & Panel Guests|
|High Schools to Careers||Denise Bishop, The Children’s Forum (FL)|
|Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – Organization focus||Jennifer Adair, Esq., Ohio Department of Administrative Services|
|Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – Higher Education||Danielle Bonds, University of Cincinnati|
This year’s Early Childhood Higher Education Summit is scheduled for September 22 – 24, 2021. This virtual event will feature state and national speakers. Click here to register!
Last Year’s 2020 Summit