2018 Professional Learning Institute

June 10–13, 2018 | Austin, Texas

The 2018 Professional Learning Institute inspired, enlightened, and motivated nearly 2,000 educators, program directors, and advocates to discuss strategies and implement solutions to advance the early childhood education profession. The week was filled with events, sessions on diverse topics, endless networking opportunities, and thought-provoking speakers that left attendees ready to tackle essential issues in the workforce. 

What it's all about

Each year, thousands of early childhood professionals gather at NAEYC’s Professional Learning Institute. Join us and connect with your colleagues and other professionals around the world! Learn more about Institute

2018 Institute Experiences

  • Over 200 sessions: With sessions featuring the latest information and research in the field, you can tailor your agenda to specific professional development needs.

  • Unlimited networking opportunities: Connect with peers, advocates, leaders in the field, and some of your favorite authors.

  • NAEYC Shop and Exhibit Hall: Stock up on the latest award-winning publications, early childhood resources, and classroom supplies.

You Can Save Money by Joining NAEYC Today!

Standard and Premium level NAEYC members receive a discount on their registration fees. Check out our membership pages to see all the benefits of membership.

NAEYC is grateful for the support of its generous sponsors!