FLAEYC's Florida Fling
Thursday, November 19, 9:00–11:30 p.m.
Join the board of the Florida Association for the Education of Young Children at this year's Florida Fling! this free, fun evening welcomes all Floridians as well as any conference participant that wants to be a Floridian for the night! Enjoy refreshments, delicious light appetizers, and take photos with friends in the photobooth. With a cash bar, dance contest led by PJDJ Patrick Cullen from Atomic Entertainment, and fabulous door prizes, this is something you won't want to miss!
The Florida Fling will be held in the Plaza International Ballroom (G) of the Hyatt Regency Orlando. We hope to see you there!
NAEYC Accreditation: 80s Party!
Friday, November 20. Time to be announced.
This year, we are celebrating the 30-year anniversary of NAEYC accreditation and the thousands of children and families who have been provided with high-quality early learning experiences as a result. On Thursday, November 19, we're throwing it back to 1985—the year NAEYC began accrediting centers, for a fun-filled celebration with dancing, a cash bar, and plenty of giveaways! Stay tuned for more information.
Affiliate Pride Day
Friday, November 20
We know that you are proud of your affiliate, whether it's on the state or local level. Affiliate Pride Day is your chance to represent your affiliate, whether it's through wearing clothes specific to your region (Texas affiliates, we're looking at you and your cowboy boots!) or making home-made or printed t-shirts showcasing what your city or state is most well-known for. During Affiliate Pride Day, get creative and stop by the NAEYC Shop to have your photo taken and enter to win great prizes through our Affiliate Pride Day raffle!
FLAEYC's Epcot Night Out
Friday, November 20, 4:00–9:00 p.m.
Enjoy an evening at Walt Disney World's Epcot with your colleagues, friends, and family at the Florida Association for the Education of Young Children's Epcot Night Out! Experience Future World, where innovation and wonder abound. Explore and dine in any of the 11 different countries featured surrounding the World ShowCase Lagoon. At the end of the evening, look to the sky and discover the awe-inspiring IllumiNations: Reflections of the Earth, an incredible symphony of lasers, music, and fireworks.
Package includes a ticket to Epcot after 4 p.m. and round trip transportation to/from designated convention center locations that will be announced at a later date. You can you purchase your ticket package when registering online for the NAEYC's 2015 Annual Conference and Expo, or onsite during the conference while supplies last. Tickets cost $78 online, or $88 onsite.
- Bus Service to Epcot: 3:30–5:30 p.m.\
- IllumiNations: 9:00 p.m.
- Returning Bus Service: 8:30–10:00 p.m.
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Partner Event: Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) Conference
Wednesday, November 18, 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Since 2011, researchers, policymakers, administrators and educators from around the globe have come together at the Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) Conference to explore technology and its role in early childhood education.
This year, we're excited to announce EETC is partnering with NAEYC to present EETC 2015 as a special, one-day conference track immediately preceding the NAEYC 2015 Annual Conference & Expo. Simply register for the NAEYC Annual Conference and choose the option to add EETC to your conference schedule—at no extra cost!