ECD Conference

Early Childhood Development Conference

All nursery school up to foundation phase teachers are invited to join us at the 2019 ACSI Early Childhood Development Conference.
The conference will have exciting plenary sessions and break-away workshops which intend to bring the focus back to basics, but spanning a variety of topics.

Date and time: The conference starts on Friday 13 September at 13:00 and concludes on Saturday 14 September at 16:00
Venue: RiverstoneLodge, Muldersdrift, Gauteng. This venue is conveniently accessible from Lanseria (20 minutes’ drive). Googlemaps link.

Conference Fee (including 2 meals) excluding accommodation: Members pay R2 000; non-members pay R2 250
Conference fee including accommodation (including 3 meals): Members pay R2 600; non-members pay R2 850

Please register online and process payment BEFORE 30 August 2019

Main sessions

 • ELDA curriculum developments   -   Andrea Sciarappa (Tools For School)
 • Legislation        -    Robyn Wienand (Play with a Purpose)
 • Health and Wellness     -    Carol Garner (Nurse and International Case Manager)
 • Digital addiction         -   Dr Anke Brand (Digital Intelligence)

Workshop breakaways

 • Protective Behaviors      - Hayley Walker
 • Story telling      -     Shann De Schmidt
 • Neurological development     - Rene Christiane

Programme:
Day 1  13:00 – 14:00 Registration
        14:00 – 14:30 Welcome and conference opening
        14:30 – 15:30 Plenary 1: Sr. Carol Garner – Health and common illness in the junior phase
        15:30 – 16:00 Tea
        16:00 – 17:15 Plenary 2: Dr. Anke Brand – Digital Intelligence
Day 2  8:00 – 8:30 Worship and devotion
        8:30 – 9:45 Plenary 3: Robyn Wienand – Changes in the ECD environment
        9:45 – 10:15 Exhibitors
        10:15 – 10:45 Tea
        10:45 – 12:00 Workshop session 1
        12:15 – 13:30 Plenary 4: Andrea Sciarappa – Curriculum developments
        13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
        14:30 – 15:45 Workshop session 2
        15:45 – 16:00 Conference closing

Register Here

Banking Details
Name of Bank : ABSA Bank
Branch Name : ABSA Clearwater
Account No : 4055 2185 49
Branch Code : 632 005
Ref : ECD (Name / School Name)

Note : Please send proof of payment to Annerie_vanderWalt@acsi.org