Thank you for a fantastic

Mission Possible: Reconnect, Reignite, Reimagine


February 7-9, 2024, Wheeling, IL

Including a Special Family Child Care Summit – February 9-10

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Main Conference

FCC Summit

At the McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership, we strive to catalyze change as we implement initiatives that strengthen the leadership capacity of early childhood educators. Our Leadership Connections National Conference helps us do just that! The mission of the McCormick Center to empower leaders and advance the field to promote excellence in early childhood education is the touchstone of Leadership Connections. The conference offers opportunities to attend workshop sessions relevant to your complex role, network with professionals who relate to your trials and triumphs, and gain inspiration from dynamic specialists in our field. We would be delighted for you to join us!