GAYC Loves Students! Check Out Our College Fair and Student Poster Sessions at the Conference

College Fair and Student Poster Sessions College Fair – Friday, September 23 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm, Building 700 - second floor. Visit with and talk to representatives - Early Childhood Educators, admissions counselors, and more! - from over fifteen (15) colleges about their Early Childhood Education program. Participants will receive information about the schools, … Continue reading GAYC Loves Students! Check Out Our College Fair and Student Poster Sessions at the Conference

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

Be a student volunteer at the GAYC conference

Attending the GAYC conference is a bargain for students at Georgia colleges and universities. Register at the reduced student rate to save money, or volunteer as a conference session host/hostess and attend some sessions for free. Volunteers may host sessions, help out in the exhibit hall, or fill in other places as needed. If you're interested … Continue reading Be a student volunteer at the GAYC conference

Athens Tech students celebrate Week of the Young Child

Students and faculty in the ECE program at Athens Technical College celebrated Week of the Young Child with a variety of events. They served pizza and played music on Monday, April 11 ("Music Monday"), celebrated "Taco Tuesday on Tuesday, April 12, and picked up trash around the building in honor of "Work Together Wednesday" on … Continue reading Athens Tech students celebrate Week of the Young Child

10 Trends in Afterschool: 2014

As we welcome a new year, I want to take a moment to share ten trends I see on the horizon for the afterschool field. 1. Afterschool programs will bring together creative learning endeavors as part of the “maker” movement. 2. There will be more opportunities for STEM instructional training for the afterschool workforce. 3. … Continue reading 10 Trends in Afterschool: 2014

Join the Student Learning Galleria at the 2013 Conference

Are you a college student with a great presentation that might interest early childhood professionals? Submit it to the GAYC conference as a poster presentation in our Learning Galleria! The lead poster presenter will receive complimentary conference registration on Saturday if present by the poster in the Exhibit Hall from 11:30 am‐1:30 pm.  Conference attendees will complete a … Continue reading Join the Student Learning Galleria at the 2013 Conference