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Church Weekday Education Conference


The Church Weekday Education Conference provides training, ideas and networking opportunities for teachers and directors of faith-based weekday preschool programs and can be counted as part of the required training hours.

Each daylong conference consists of a plenary session and four breakout sessions, including breakouts specifically for directors. Check each event webpage for the schedule and breakout topics for that conference location. Lunch is included.

Deadline to register for the Richmond conference is July 20; deadline for the northern VA (Stafford) conference is September 7.

The two conferences are scheduled from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.:

Contact our office for more information on upcoming events.

A breakout session from last year's conference.

Tentative Conference Schedule:

  • Check-in: 8:30 a.m.
  • Welcome: 9:00 a.m.
  • Plenary session: 9:15-9:45 a.m.
  • Breakout 1: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
  • Breakout 2: 11:15-12:15 p.m.
  • Lunch: 12:20-1:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 3: 1:20-2:20 p.m.
  • Breakout 4: 2:35-3:35 p.m.

Breakout Sessions:

Topics will be added as they are confirmed.



By June 15 (Richmond location)/By August 10 (Stafford location):
$45 per person / $40 per person (3+ participants from same CWEC center)

After June 15/August 10: $45 per person (no group discounts)


Karen Rackett : [staff-title] Karen Rackett
Congregational Field Staff Administrative Assistant
800.255.2428 or 804.915.5000, ext. 2243