February, 2014 – Roots of Nature Conference

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

On–Site and pre-story

Contact:                            Patricia (Patty) Liss Greenspan, 561-209-2610 or 716-523-5442 (cell)

p.greenspan@cjepb.org

Public Relations and Grants Manager

 

WHO:              200 EDUCATORS ATTENDING

8 NATIONALLY AND LOCALLY RENOWNED SPEAKERS

 

WHAT:             ROOTS OF NATURE
a Friedman CJE Early Childhood Nature Education Conference

 

Keynote speech by Patti Bailie, PhD (bio on attached material) sponsored

by the Jack and Harriet Rosenfeld Foundation Program in Jewish Education at the University of Miami

 

Official launch of the Rosenfeld Legacy Project

by Dr. Anita Meinbach, University of Miami

 

Six concurrent hands-on breakout sessions

 

WHEN:             Monday, February 17, 2014

Keynote address at 9:00 a.m.

Breakout sessions at 10:05 until noon, and then repeated from 12:45-2:45 p.m.

 

WHERE:            Arthur I. Meyer Jewish Academy

3261 N. Military Trail

West Palm Beach, FL

 

WHY:               Annual professional development conference

with CEUs granted by Florida Association for the Education of Young Children