2015 QRIS National Meeting

Looking for handouts and presentations from one of the 67 conference sessions? Visit our Program Agenda page.

Agenda at a Glance

Wednesday, July 15

  • 1:00 pm Welcome and Opening
  • 1:15 pm Making the Most of the QRIS Meeting
  • 1:30 pm Plenary Session: Taking Quality to Scale
  • 3:00 pm Break
  • 3:15 - 4:45 pm Breakout Sessions
  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm Sponsors' Networking Reception

Thursday, July 16

  • 7:00 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 am Overview of the Day/Introductions
  • 9:00 am Plenary Session: Multiple Perspectives on Access to High Quality Early Care and Education
  • 10:00 am Break
  • 10:15 - 11:45 am Breakout Sessions
  • 12:00 - 1:00 pm Luncheon
  • 1:00 pm QRIS and the BUILD Initiative
  • 1:30 pm Plenary Session: The Early Childhood Profession We All Want: Creating the System We Need
  • 2:30 pm Break
  • 2:45 - 3:45 pm Breakout Sessions
  • 3:45 pm Break
  • 4:00 - 5:30 pm Breakout Sessions
  • 6:00 - 8:00 pm Teachstone (Featured Sponsor) Reception

Friday, July 17

  • 7:00 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 - 10:00 am Breakout Sessions
  • 10:00 am Break
  • 10:15 am Plenary Session: Two Provocative Talks with Important Messages to Take Home (Meaningful Family Engagement in the Early Childhood System and Reconceptualizing Leadership in Early Care and Education)
  • 11:55 am Closing Remarks
  • 12:00 pm Meeting Adjourns