Early Childhood Today

STAR NET Region VI and the College of Education will hold their seventh annual conference at the Romeoville Campus. This conference is for parents, caregivers and professionals who shape the lives of children ages birth to 5 years old.  Workshops will address six themes of social/emotional, speech and language, accommodations, early literacy, health and wellness, and best practices.

Register Here!
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
(sign in 8-8:30 a.m.)
Lewis University - Romeoville Campus (see Directions)
One University Parkway, Romeoville, IL  60446

FEE:  $35 (includes continental breakfast, lunch, and instruction and workshop materials). Conference is free for Presenters and Lewis Early Childhood students. There will be no refunds given. If paying by check make check payable to:

Conference Schedule

Lewis University
Attn: Pat Levenda, Unit 224
One University Parkway
Romeoville IL 60446

For Invoice used to create a purchase order email Pat Levenda at levendpa@lewisu.edu.

Registration:  Pre-registration is required and seats are limited. Registrations will be accepted based on a first-come, first-served basis.  No on-site or phone registration allowed. Registration must be received by Friday, February 28.

Early Childhood Today

STAR NET provides training, consultation, and resources to the early childhood community. The STAR NET system assists the State Board of Education in meeting local needs by providing services to professionals and parents of young children with special needs throughout Illinois.

Note:  Child care is not available at the conference.  Parents of children with disabilities under age 6 can apply for a family fellowship for a reimbursement stipend though STAR NET at www.swcccase.org/starnet.  Please click on Fellowship info to apply. 

In the event of a weather related closing on March 5th please check Lewis University Website or contact STAR NET at 708-342-5370.

Co-Sponsored by STAR NET Region VI and Lewis University, in collaboration with SSAEYC, Early Intervention Training Program, Good Shepherd Center, and Child and Family Connections # 12.

Have Questions?

Registration questions contact Pat Levenda at Lewis University 815-836-5769 or levendpa@lewisu.edu.

General Conference questions contact Mary Ann STAR NET at 708-342-5370.

Sessions Available: