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    Your Chance to Win BIG Prizes!

    The first 500 attendees to register for the 2016 Institute will be entered to win some big prizes, like travel vouchers, $100 gift cards, and so much more. Find out what you can win today!


    Registration is Now Open! 

    Reserve your spot at the nation's most important early childhood professional development conference. Register today! 


    Location of Sessions & Housing

    The 2016 Institute will hold sessions at the Baltimore Convention Center and the Hilton Baltimore. Rooms at our official conference hotels can now be reserved. Housing deadline is Sunday, May 1. Book your room today! 


    Download the App!
    The 2016 mobile app will be available soon. Registrants will be alerted via email when it is available on the Apple Store and Google Play. 












  • News

    Download the Final Program!
    The 2016 Institute final program is now available. Download your digital copy today!
    Browse the Itinerary Planner!
    The 2016 Institute Itinerary Planner is now available. Plan your agenda, discover new sessions in areas of interest to you, and more! 
    Announcing the 2016 Opening Keynote Address!
    NAEYC is proud to announce that the 2016 Opening Keynote Address, "Race, Politics, and Young Children," will be delivered by Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, Eugene Robinson. Learn more!
    Sign Up to Receive Updates
    The 2016 Institute will be held June 5-8 in Baltimore, Maryland. To receive Institute alerts, including when registration opens and speakers are announced, enter your contact information.











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    New to NAEYC's Institute? Discover what it's all about!


    Reasons to Attend NAEYC's Institute

    Gain new skills and knowledge! Get inspired! Build your network! Learn more!


    2015 Recap

    For those who may have missed the 2015 conference, please see our daily recaps to discover all that the Institute has to offer!


    Welcome Message

    Sunday's Recap

    Monday's Recap

    Tuesday's Recap

    Institute Recap 




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