School Readiness Summit
The School Readiness Summit will be held on October 17, 2017, at the Holiday Inn Airport in Little Rock, Arkansas from 9:00 am-4:00 pm.The teams that participated last year (2016) will be asked to return for the 2017 School Readiness Summit. Thanks to the WK Kellogg Foundation, local teams will receive additional funding to support school readiness and transitional activities.
Each team consists of a School Principal, Pre-K Director, Head Start Representative, Kindergarten Teacher, ABC Teacher, Pre-K Teacher, HIPPY Representative, Special Education Representative, Infant/Toddler Representative, Child Care (CCDF) Representative, and a Parent.
We plan to engage participants with five to six exhibitors, whereby, they will be able to discuss topics that relate to data systems, transition, social-emotional, and school readiness.
Registration is now open and the fee is $15 per person or $100 per team. Participants will receive six hours credit from the Professional Development Registry and if you are in the public school your hours will go through the Arkansas Department of Education. The deadline to register is September 29, 2017.