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Church Weekday Education Conference

Date: August 4, 2018
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM


Second Baptist Church
9614 River Rd
Richmond, VA 23229



For 1 or 2 people, $45/person

Early Bird (through June 16) for 3+ participants from the same center: $40/person; $45/person after June 16

Registration deadline: July 20


8:30-9:00 Check in

9:00-9:45 Welcome and Plenary Session

10:00-11:00 Session 1

11:15-12:15 Session 2

12:15-1:15 Lunch

1:15-2:15 Session 3

2:30-3:30 Session 4

Plenary Session:

Talking to Parents with Janet Carter

Breakout topics:

  • Talking to Parents Q&A
  • Elementary Before and After Care Program Ideas
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Full STEAM Ahead!
  • Kindergarten Readiness
  • Finding Bible Teaching Moments
  • Making an Impression through Fitness and Nutrition in the Classroom
  • The Inside Scoop on Your Student’s Growing Brain
  • Early Math for Infants and Toddlers
  • Strategies to Promote Positive Behavior in Infants and Toddlers
  • Process Art for the Toddlers
  • Tireless Toddlers
  • Music Every Day!
  • Reading/Literacy
  • Get Your Passport Ready!
  • Foundational Building Blocks for New Staff (2-session breakout)

For the Directors:

  • Background Check Requirements and Q&A Session for Licensed Centers
  • Background Check Requirements and Q&A Session for Religiously Exempt Centers
  • Motivating Staff
  • Director to Director Q&A

New this year:

  • Director topic offered during each session
  • Foundational Building Blocks, a 2-session breakout for new (or newer) staff
  • “It Worked For Me”: Create a display (posterboard or display board up to 36″ x 48″) that showcases a unique, creative idea or solution from your classroom or center. If you wish to submit a display, please let us know by completing a brief registration form.


Register Online Now!



August 1, 2020
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
CANCELED: Church Weekday Education Conference
Bon Air Baptist Church, Richmond
September 26, 2020
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
CANCELED: Church Weekday Education Conference
Silo Center, Lorton

A breakout session from last year's conference.



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