Check out the new conference venue!

If you're wondering what the new conference venue will be like, take a look at these pictures of the Gwinnett Technical College - North Fulton County Campus. Aren't you excited to be there for our annual conference on October 6 - 7? Please save the date, and help spread the word!

First 2,000 Days Campaign

GAYC is a Campaign Leader for Georgia’s public awareness campaign to spread the message about the importance of a child’s first 2,000 days of life. We are excited to share more information soon, but you can learn how to partner with us here: https://geears.org/initiatives/first-2000-days/

Call for Conference Proposals

Have you developed a great workshop that early childhood professionals would enjoy? Want to share a poster highlighting your research? The call for conference proposals is now available. Proposals must be submitted online by the May 1 deadline. Check out the Call for Proposals FAQ, or submit a proposal online.

Conference dates coming soon

The GAYC conference committee is hard at work planning the fall conference, and we're looking forward to seeing YOU there. Check back here later in February -- we will share the conference dates as soon as they are confirmed, so you can mark your calendar. We will also post information on the Conference page. The … Continue reading Conference dates coming soon

Watch the videos of president-elect candidate speeches!

At the GAYC Town Hall Meeting on Sept. 23, we heard campaign speeches from two candidates for GAYC President-Elect. All GAYC members are encouraged to vote in our upcoming officer election; details about voting will be coming soon. In the meantime, take a few minutes to hear what these two excellent candidates have to say. … Continue reading Watch the videos of president-elect candidate speeches!

Don’t forget to register for the GAYC conference!

Have you registered for the GAYC conference yet? Come help us celebrate GAYC's 50th anniversary at the conference. Don't miss the fun and learning — go to the conference registration page to sign up.  Every 50th registered 2-day conference attendee will receive a conference t-shirt for free!

Conference Hotels Now Available!

Planning to join us for the 50th Anniversary Together for Children conference September 23 and 24? Reserve a hotel room now at the GAYC conference rate. Hotel rates, online registration links, and information about hotel amenities are now available on the Conference Hotels page. The deadline for both hotels is September 15, 2016, but hotel blocks tend … Continue reading Conference Hotels Now Available!

Check out the conference schedule at a glance

Wondering what GAYC is planning for this year's conference? Curious about all the events planned to celebrate our 50th anniversary? Want to know what time things are happening during the conference? Check out this handy schedule at a glance.

Register for the GAYC conference!

  Registration for the 2016 GAYC conference is now available online. Come help us celebrate GAYC's 50th anniversary at the conference. Don't miss the fun and learning — go to the conference registration page to sign up.  

Call for Student Poster Proposals for GAYC Conference

Are you a college or university student? The GAYC conference is seeking proposals for interactive student poster sessions. This is an excellent opportunity to continue your development as an upcoming ECE professional by sharing your work and having conversation with conference participants about ECE issues that interest you. Student poster submissions are due August 26th. To submit a student poster proposal, … Continue reading Call for Student Poster Proposals for GAYC Conference