ELEVATE – Early Education Online Conference: Celebrating Being: Nurturing Children’s Authentic Selves
March 19, 2024 - March 19, 2024
Be inspired by stories and approaches that illustrate how you can foster an environment where every child feels understood and valued
Our popular 1-day online conference will focus on fostering inclusive education, understanding diverse perspectives, and nurturing the holistic development of every child, all while embracing the latest updates to the EYLF V2.0.
- One SERVICE ticket provides access for your entire team
- Individual SINGLE tickets also available
- Sessions to inspire ALL LEVELS of ECEC professionals
- LIVE streaming format
- All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance for the session/s they attend
- A recording of the sessions will be available after the conference
From understanding how to create inclusive play spaces, to facilitating mixed-age groupings and implementing the Zones of Regulation, our jam-packed program begins with stories and approaches from exercise physiologist Robyn Papworth, Director Niki Moodie, and ECT Kirsty Piendl and Educational Leader Melanie Elderton.
Our afternoon sessions are designed to deepen your understanding and skills in creating inclusive and nurturing environments. Dr Rachel Chapman will explore key questions surrounding the importance of addressing gender representations in educational settings. Cultural advisor Lisa Walker, in conversation with CELA’s Jannelle Gallagher, will discuss how to create a nurturing environment that respects and celebrates First Nations educators and children.
To conclude the day, autism advocate and keynote speaker Travis Saunders will provide insights into autism and family life, sharing what parents wish educators knew from day one, plus strategies for effective communication and relationship building.