Federation Early Childhood Education Conference 2014
More than 700 early childhood educators from Jewish preschools throughout the DC metro area came together for our annual conference sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.
Each year an early childhood educator is awarded for excellence in bringing Israel into the classroom. This year, Menuhah Peters was awarded this prestigious prize. Mazel tov, Menuhah!
700 educators arm in arm swaying to "Hinei Matov" is enough to move Sheri (and others) to tears!
At the conference, we had the choices of more than 20 workshops each session. Some were "lecture" style...
Ovals teacher, Marsha Pinson, uses various natural materials in a hands-on workshop
At the Conference, directors have a special "directors only" study session. This year, it was with keynote speaker, Ron Wolfson