27th Annual R.T. Garcia Early Childhood Winter Conference delivers 100 sessions
Early childhood educators throughout the state meet to share best practices at the 27th Annual R.T. Garcia Early Childhood Winter Conference on Jan. 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kingdom Builders’ Center at 6011 West Orem in Houston, Texas.
Keynote speaker is famed children’s popular musician and singer Stephen Fite. The schedule is filled with over 100 professional development sessions to choose from, as well as early childhood education vendors. The event attracts about 1,500 attendees from throughout the state. Presentations include workshops for special education and dual language.
Cost for the conference is $100 in advance and includes lunch and materials. To register, go to www.hcde-texas.org and located the workshop by date or title. For info call (713) 696-8223.
About HCDE: Harris County Department of Education provides education services to the general public and 26 school districts throughout Harris County and beyond. Services include adult education, programs to promote safe schools, after-school programs, therapy services, professional development for educators, special schools, alternative certification for principals and teachers, Early Childhood Intervention and Head Start programs. We offer purchasing procurement, grant development, program research and evaluation, records management, and school finance support. Since 1889, our services continue to evolve to meet the needs of our education public.
Visit us at www.hcde-texas.org.
Carol E. Vaughn, Communications/Media Relations Manager
Harris County Department of Education
6300 Irvington Blvd., Houston TX 77022
713-696-0756 office, 281-660-9205 cell