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ECLS 2019 – Brave New World

Our 5th annual summit in 2019 is themed “Brave New World”.  This year, we will look at the intersection between technology with free play in the preschool setting, building emotional resilience in our children, and enhancing learning through music and language development in preparation for the new world of disruption that they will grow up in.

Hear from renowned speakers from around the world as they go deep into these topics and engage in exciting live discussions.  Be among esteemed professionals all over the world in the forefront of change.  Build a network of support with like-minded professionals all over the world and grow together in three power-packed days of intensive learning.

About ECLS

The Early Childhood Leadership Summit is an independently organized event inaugurated in 2015  to meet the growing demand in quality training for Early Childhood Leaders of children aged 3-8.  This highly anticipated annual event has to date reached over 700 representatives from 15 nations worldwide. The glowing reviews and referrals received over the years are testament of our continual commitment in providing a quality learning experience for all our participants.

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Conference Schedule

Registration for Masterclass and Full Summit Attendees

Welcome

Prof Chip Donohue

Group A – Masterclass 1

Digital Storytelling: Using Technology Tools for Documenting, Demonstrating, Sharing and Reflecting
Dr Anita Collins

Group B – Masterclass 1

Music and the Brain – What has Studying Music taught us about the Brain and Learning?

Tea Break Reception

Prof Chip Donohue

Group A – Masterclass 1 (continued)

Digital Storytelling: Using Technology Tools for Documenting, Demonstrating, Sharing and Reflecting (cont'd)
Dr Anita Collins

Group B – Masterclass 1 (continued)

Music and the Brain - What has Studying Music taught us about the Brain and Learning?

Lunch Reception

Anne O'Connor

Group A – Masterclass 2

Bodies and Brains – Movement, Nurture and Learning
Prof Sallee Beneke

Group B – Masterclass 2

Learning By Doing: A Project Approach Simulation

Tea Break Reception

Anne O'Connor

Group A – Masterclass 2 (continued)

Bodies and Brains – Movement, Nurture and Learning (cont'd)
Dr Sallee Beneke

Group B – Masterclass 2 (continued)

Learning By Doing: A Project Approach Simulation (cont'd)

Registration for Congress Attendees

Welcome

Dr Roberta Golinkoff

Keynote 1

What’s New in Language Development and Why Should We Care?

Tea Break Reception

Dr Anita Collins

Keynote 2

Fireworks in the Musical Brain – Why does Music Learning Wire the Brain so Effectively for Learning?
Prof Chip Donohue

Keynote 3

Technology and Digital Media in the Early Years: Myths, Truths and Nudges

Lunch Reception

All Speakers

Plenary Discussion 1

Dr Sallee Beneke

Keynote 4

"Why Bother?" - Support for Inquiry-Based Learning Experiences for Young Children

Tea Break Reception

Anne O'Connor

Keynote 5

Relationship, Regulation and Resilience – the 3 Rs
Dr Nancy Carlsson-Paige

Keynote 6

The Role of Play in Children’s Learning, Emotional Wellbeing, and Social Development

Tea Break Reception

Prof Chip Donohue

Keynote 7

Exploring Key Issues in Early Childhood and Technology: Evolving Perspectives and Innovative Approaches
Dr Sallee Beneke

Keynote 8

Representing and Sharing Project Work: The Power of Documenting Children’s Learning

Lunch Reception

All Speakers

Plenary Discussion 2

Anne O'Connor

Keynote 9

Having a Go and Sticking With It – Supporting Children’s Motivation and Perseverance

Tea Break Reception

Dr Anita Collins

Keynote 10

Wiring the Brain for Learning - Why the Inclusion of Music Learning in Early Childhood Education Practices is vital for Learning?

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Conference Pricing

Prices in SGD.

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Group Discounts (please write to us for your discount code)

5 – 9 pax – 10% off

10 – 19 pax – 15% off

20 – 29 pax – 20% off

30 pax and above – 25% off

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Super Early Bird

Super Early Bird

Available until 31 March 2019

Masterclass only
(19 Jun)
$350
Congress only
(20-21 Jun)
$500
Full Summit
(19-21 Jun)
$790

Regular

Regular

Available 1 June 2019 onwards

Masterclass only(19 Jun)
$450
Congress only(20-21 Jun)
$590
Full Summit(19-21 Jun)
$890

Conference Venue *Subject to change

Lifelong Learning Institute Singapore 
11 Eunos Rd 8
Singapore 408601

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