<img height="1" width="1" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=301993291225514&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1"> Kids First Virtual National Conference
Innovation & education in children services featured today! Check out sessions: 215, 248, 249, 251, 253, 254                       #KidsFirstConference2020


Connect with the Kids First Conference Team

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(available during conference hours)


Helpful Links and Information

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    • Firefox 76 or higher
    • Chromium Edge 80 or higher
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Conference Hashtag

Use #KidsFirstConference2020 in your social media and like and follow the conference's social media 




Conference Features


The playbook is available to assist you in capturing your thoughts, ideas and intentions as you journey through the conference. The Children's Guild Alliance Transformation Education 8 is included to provide you with a framework to organize your vision. You can record presenter information as well as networking contacts. This is a great tool to keep all your information regarding the conference in one place so you can assess it post-conference to remain connected and implement your intentions.

Fill & Download Playbook


Main Stage

See great ways to put Kids First

The Main Stage will feature youth performances, informational videos, recorded interviews, virtual school tours and opportunities to see Kids First in action!


Bulletin Board/Padlet

We've provided you with a place to post your NEED & WANTS to get support from other participants. Go to the navigation at the top of the page and click on Bulletin Board. Click on the pink    in the lower right-hand corner to add your #ASK & #GIVE so you might connect with someone and make a WIN.

Think Tanks/Planning Sessions

Come join us at 1:30 p.m. EDT each day to brainstorm ways to transform education!  Interact with other participants and work together and contribute to our collective genius as we co-create the future of your practice, the community, our educational system, organizations and beyond.

After the Conference

  • Get full access to all the recorded sessions after the conference has concluded. An e-mail will be sent out to attendees once on-demand access is available.   
  • At the conclusion of the conference, you will receive a survey so that you can rate your overall experience and the sessions you attended. We appreciate any feedback you can provide. 

    Receiving Your Certificate of Attendance/CEUs

          A Certificate of Attendance will be sent to you upon request. Please apply here.


Category I Social Work CEUs can be earned for all synchronous ("live") sessions. Participants seeking these CEU credits must sign into the chat of each session.  An evaluation will be sent to the email address you registered with.  After submitting the completed evaluation, certificates will be emailed within 30 days of the conference.


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