Early Childhood Australia Events
Live Wires Forum 2017
Early Childhood Australia (ECA) is pleased to announce the 2017 Live Wires Forum, located in Melbourne from 24–25 November 2017.
The Live Wires Forum is a two-day professional development event connecting the latest thinking in early childhood theory, practice and pedagogy in digital technologies, with hands-on practical sessions. This is your opportunity to connect with other educators and experts. The forum will cover areas of challenges and concerns, current and future directions. For more information, click here.
AJEC Research Symposium 2018
‘Power, politics and agency in early childhood education’
Early Childhood Australia (ECA) is pleased to announce the 2018 AJEC Research Symposium, an interactive event located in Brisbane from 16–17 February 2018, in partnership with the Queensland University of Technology (QUT).
Due to the popularity of this symposium and its importance as one of the main platforms for early childhood practitioners, the AJEC Symposium has grown from being part of the ECA National Conference and to now running across two days as a new stand-alone event. For more information, click here.
Reconciliation Symposium 2018
The ECA Reconciliation Symposium brings the matter of reconciliation in early childhood into the spotlight and works towards a better future for all Australians.
The symposium will be held in Perth, Western Australia over two days with a highly interactive format. More information is coming soon!
ECA National Conference 2018
‘Be the difference for children and families’
Save the date! The ECA National Conference will be held from 19–22 September 2018 at the Sydney ICC. Join over 2000 early childhood education and care professionals to hear from the leaders within our sector. For more information, click here.
Other conferences and events
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Events by location
Australian Capital Territory
7th SNAICC National Conference 12–14 September 2017
What is Best Practice in Early Childhood Intervention? workshop 21 Septemeber 2017
Family-centred and Strengths-based Practice workshop 5 October 2017
Inclusive and Participatory Practices workshop 24 October 2017
ECA Tasmania Forum 2017 – The Future is in our Hands 18 November 2017
Culturally Responsive Practice workshop 30 November 2017
Engaging the Child in Natural Environments workshop 7 December 2017
New South Wales
2017 Infants and Toddlers Conference 22–23 September 2017
ECA National Conference 19–22 September 2018
What is Best Practice in Early Childhood Intervention? workshop 26 Septemeber 2017
Educhange 25–29 September 2017
Inclusive and Participatory Practices workshop 12 October 2017
Culturally Responsive Practice workshop 16 November 2017
ECA Live Wires Forum 24–25 November 2017
Engaging the Child in Natural Environments workshop 5 December 2017
7th International Carers Conference 4–6 October 2017
Re-imagining Childhood 6–8 November 2017
Children’s Media Symposium 24–26 November 2017
FUTUREgen17 5–6 December 2017
ECA AJEC Research Symposium 16–17 February 2018
2018 Early Education and Care Conference 29 June–1 July 2018
25th International RECE Conference 24–27 October 2017