Conferences and Events
For more than 40 years, HighScope has been reaching out to the educational community through professional conferences and events. These programs offer an ideal format for professional learning and networking.
4th Annual Conference for Early Childhood Research and Evaluation
October 16, 2015
Assessing Children's Progress in Early Education and Intervention: Challenges and
Innovations in Diverse Contexts
Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest
1275 South Huron Street, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Registration is open! Visit highscope.org/2015CEEEconf for details.
njaeyc annual conference
October 16–17, 2015
Visit our booth or join one of our sessions!
Friday, October 16, 11:30 a.m.
Working Together with Diverse Families to Create Positive Relationships, presented by Amy Burns, HighScope Field Consultant
Saturday, October 17, 11:30 a.m.
She Scores, Hitting the Goal at Group Time, presented by Moya Fewson, HighScope Senior Consultant
Saturday, October 17, 2:00 p.m.
Connecting With Respect: Communicating to People You Train Across Age, Gender, and Culture, presented by Moya Fewson, HighScope Senior Consultant
MiAEYC Infant Toddler Conference
October 23, 2015
Join one of our sessions!
Friday, October 23, 10:15–11:45 a.m.
A Tisket, a Tasket, Let’s Explore a Treasure Basket! presented by Christine Snyder, HighScope Early Childhood Specialist
Friday, October 23, 2:30–4:00 p.m.
Grumpy, Happy, Sleepy, and Bashful: Understanding Infant and Toddler Temperaments, presented by Christine Snyder, HighScope Early Childhood Specialist
mcecc (Michigan Collaborative Early Childhood Conference)
November 3–5, 2015
American Evaluation Association
November 9–14, 2015
Join one of our sessions!
Friday, November 13, 1:45 p.m.
Multipaper Session: Evaluating Early Childhood and School Preparation Programs
- Using Standardized Assessments to Inform Developmental Evaluation, Laura Scharphorn and Tomoko Wakabayashi [Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope]
- Evaluation, Dissemination, and Knowledge Mobilization: The Case of Michigan's Great Start Readiness Program, Tomoko Wakabayashi, Laura Scharphorn, and ZongPing Xiang [Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope], and Richard Lower [Michigan Department of Education]
Saturday, November 14, 7:00 a.m.
Roundtable Session: A Story from Detroit: Successes in Using Gatekeepers to Collect Data from Community Childcare Providers and the Children they Serve, Laura Scharphorn and Tomoko Wakabayashi [Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope]
NAEYC annual conference & expo
November 18–21, 2015
See highscope.org/naeyc15 for a list of sessions presented by HighScope Staff!
ZERo to three 30th national training institute
December 2–4, 2015
HighScope is proud to be a Silver Sponsor! Visit our booth or join one of our sessions!
Thursday, December 3, 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Policy Plenary Changing Untenable Conditions for Early Educators, presented by Larue Allen, PhD, New York University, New York, NY; Cheryl Polk, PhD, HighScope Educational Research Foundation, Ypsilanti, MI; and Ross Thompson, PhD, University of California, Davis
Friday, December 4, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m
Poster Showcase, presented by Shannon Lockhart, HighScope Sr. Early Childhood Specialist and Christine Snyder, HighScope Early Childhood Specialist
HighScope International Conference
May 9, 2016 — 1-Day Preconference
May 10–12, 2016
Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
Call for proposals is now open! Visit highscope.org/2016conference for details.