Weekday Ministries

Weekday Ministries Conference 

Weekday Ministries Conference is a popular 3-day conference that provides continuing education opportunity for teachers and directors in church-related weekday early childhood programs and will enhance their abilities to nurture and educate the children entrusted to their care. 
Well-known keynote speakers in the field of early childhood development begin each day, followed by a wide variety of workshops in all of the core areas recognized by the Texas Early Care and Education Career Development system. CEUs are available.
The 2017 conference is August 1 through 3 at the Marriott Houston Westchase at 2900 Briarpark Dr., Houston, TX 77042. Registration will be open soon.
2016 Handouts
8/3/16 Keynote PresentationMusic and Movement for ChildrenHap Palmer
B103, B116 and B131Let's TalkDraper
B104 and B117Put More Play in Your Day!Goyette
B105 and B118Infants and ToddlersBitsis and Schafer
B106 and B119WOW!  Science Fun for EveryoneCargill
B109 and B115Do You Know ThatDollinger
B111 and D312A Great Place to Work: Perception vs. RealityCarnahan-Webb
B112 and B132Sing Across Texas With Me - Greatest Hits 2016Miller
B113Empathetic DisciplineMacHugh
B129 and D341Do Fruit Snacks Belong in the Fruit Group?Grigsby
B134Cooking, Snack Time & NutritionMacHugh
B137Understanding and Supporting Children with Autism in the ClassroomMontfort
C201Our Goal: Professionalism in Enforcing the CodeGroth
C203 and C217Faith DevelopmentDollinger
C204, C218 and C230Ways to Intrinsically Motivate Young LearnersFisher
C205 and C219It's My TurnSanchez or Draper
C206 and C220Jazzing Up Your Learning CentersGoyette
C207 and C221TransitionsBitsis and Schafer
C213 and C224Learning EnvironmentsDorfman
C226 and C238The Best of Music Exploration for Infants and ToddlersMiller
C227 and C235Art for All SeasonsMacHugh
C229What If...Emergency Crisis PlanningGroth
C239Biters and Hitters and KickersAlexander
D304 and D322Through a Baby's EyesDollinger
D305 and D319Early Intervention and Special Education 101Sanchez
D306 and D320Science is Sensational!Goyette
D307 and D321Move Over Time-OutBitsis and Schafer
D313 and D327Tell Me a StoryMacHugh
D314 and D322Effective OrganizationDorfman
D315The Late Talker Strategies for Effective CommunicationsFarleigh
D323 and D340You Want Me to Go WhereDelahoussaye
D325Puppets for Little Hands HandoutMiller
D328Dealing with Difficult EmployeesCarnahan-Webb
D332Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Shaken Baby SyndromeAlexander
D337Let's Get Organized - Avoid BurnoutCarnahan-Webb
D339Creative CentersMacHugh