PennAEYC is proud to share the many upcoming events sponsored by our partners and PennAEYC Chapters who are actively engaged in supporting early learning educators through a variety of professional development and conference events.

For more information check out our calendar

Upcoming activities include:

September 13-23, 2020

Trying Together's Virtual unConference Get full details here and Register here

September 22, 2020 through June 1, 2021

CDA Class Location is virtual. Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 9:30 pm Register here Registration Fee $100.00 for the 120 hr. CDA Instruction Course. Registration fee is refunded upon successful completion of this course in June 2021. Registration is Not refundable for cancellations, incomplete or no show attendance. Get full details here PennAEYC CDA FY. 2020-2021

September 22, 2020 

Lehigh-Northampton Chapter Round Table Discussion  Meeting is virtual from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Full details are here LNAEYC Roundtable September Flyer

September 26, 2020

First Up's Family Child Care Conference Location is virtual. Time is 9:00 am to 1 pm. Register here Check out the details here FCCFlier_Final

October 2, 2020

10th Annual VOICE for Children Celebration Hotel Hershey. Full details and registration is available here

October 3, 2020

First Up's Personal Empowerment for the ECE Professional Featuring Dr. Vierdre Jackson Location is virtual. Time is 9 am to 1:30 pm. Register here

November 3, 2020

First Up's Male Engagement in Early Childhood Education Conference Location is virtual. Time is 12 pm to 4:30 pm. Registration details coming soon


NAEYC Annual Conference
Anaheim, CA — November 4-7, 2020
Orlando, FL — November 17-20, 2021
Washington, DC — November 16-19, 2022
Nashville, TN — November 15-18, 2023
Anaheim, CA — November 6-9, 2024

Professional Learning Institute
Philadelphia, PA — June 13-16, 2021
Cleveland, OH — June 12-15, 2022


If you are in the Philadelphia area check out this site for First Up: Champions for Early Education events.

If you are in the Pittsburgh area check out this site for Trying Together events.

National Association for the Education of Young Children Conferences
National Head Start Conferences

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To submit an event to be added to our calendar, email Rose Snyder at with "Website Calendar Submission in the subject line.