725. Making Higher Education Work for Working Family Child Care and Center-Based Teachers

Date: Thursday July 14, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Grand Salon 18 (1st floor)
Speakers: Pamela Deardorff, Oregon Center for Career Development in Childhood Care & Education
Harriet Dichter, BUILD Initiative
Anne Douglass, University of Massachusetts at Boston
Diane Hodges-Hunter, Family Child Care Provider
Sue Russell, T.E.A.C.H.® Early Childhood National Center

Family child care and center-based child care educators and program directors routinely report many higher education barriers that make it difficult to gain new early childhood degrees and credentials.  Change is possible!  Dialogue with forward thinking leaders who have successfully and systematically worked to support family child care and center-based educators in higher education.

Resources: application/pdf icon725MakingHigherEdWork.pdf