Educator Professional Development

59th Annual WI Early Childhood Association (WECA) Conference, Credit Course

October 10-12, 2013
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, Wisconsin Dells, Wis.

UW-La Crosse offers 1 UG/GRAD Credit

EDS 400, Section 730 (UG)
EDS 500, Section 732 (GRAD)
Course Syllabus
(4 page PDF)

The mission of WECA is to “build a foundation for a lifetime of learning for Wisconsin’s children … by promoting excellence in early childhood programs, and by supporting the adults who care for and educate young children.” The annual conference is one significant way WECA fulfills this mission. This year’s conference offers over 50 individual sessions at beginner/intermediate/advanced levels in the WI core competencies categories - Child Development; Diversity; Facilitating Child Development (DAP); Health, Safety & Nutrition; Child Guidance & Nurturing; Observing & Assessment; Professional Practice; and Parenting & Family Dynamics. – to meet individual learner needs and interests.

Registration Deadline: October 14, 2013

UW-L Academic Credit Registration form and Online Admission Application Directions (3 page PDF)

The tuition plateau does not apply to students enrolling in undergraduate or graduate credit courses through the  Office of Continuing Education and Extension.

To register or for more information: Briana Meuer, 608.785.6513 or