Community Conversation - State of Early Learning
August 7th, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM: AM1 Concurrent Sessions
Track: All/Other
Category: Other: to include learning centers, networking, and health.
Session Description: Continue the morning conversation with colleagues and state leaders as we reflect on the last ten years of early learning work in Washington State and discuss where we are headed. Panelists will share their vision for the future, respond to recommendations from the field and take questions from session participants.

Panelists will include:

Kevin Chase, Superintendent, ESD 105, AESD

Robin Lester, CEO, Child Care Aware Washington

David Stillman, Assistant Secretary, Dept of Social & Health Services

Dan Torres, Executive Director of Essentials for Childhood, Dept of Health

Michaela Miller, Deputy Superintendent, OSPI

Deborah Jenson, CEO (Interim), Thrive Washington

Jodi Becker, Deputy Secretary of Programs for Children and Families, Dept of Children, Youth, and Families

Heather Moss, Deputy Secretary of Operations and Infrastructure, Dept of Children, Youth, and Families