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Early Childhood Conference 2023

August 9, 2023
Frankenmuth, MI

This year marks the 50th anniversary of our Annual Early Childhood Conference. What a blessing! We have another amazing day planned full of fellowship, learning, collaboration, and fun. Make sure your colleagues are fired up and ready to join you in Frankenmuth on August 9. We look forward to seeing everyone there. And as always, we’ll have some great swag to share with you as well!!

When & Where


August 9

St. Lorenz Worship and Event Center
850 W Genesee St
Frankenmuth, MI, 48734
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Keynote Speaker

Dr. Lori Elliott

Dr. Lori Elliott is an enthusiastic and passionate educator. She has served as a classroom teacher, technology integration specialist, and literacy coordinator. Dr. Elliott is the author of several books including her most recent, Project Based Learning Anywhere. Dr. Elliott currently collaborates with educators as an instructional coach, presenter, and educational consultant. She is an adjunct instructor at Missouri State University and loves working with preservice and graduate education students. She is passionate about literacy, authentic learning, relationships, and Project Based Learning.


Online registration is now closed. Walk-ins are Welcome!!
Please complete the Walk-In Registration Form and bring it along with you.
Note: Lunch is not guaranteed.

No refunds after July 31, 2023.

Registration Costs:

  • $45 Early Bird Rate until June 30, 2023
  • $60 July 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023
  • $75 August 1, 2023 - Walk-ins

Additional Information

SCECHs, MiRegistry, and Training Hours will all be available.

Hotel Information

Bavarian Inn Lodge
1 Covered Bridge Ln
Frankenmuth, MI 48734

A block of rooms is available at the Bavarian Inn Lodge in Frankenmuth for August 8, 2023. Mention MI District Early Childhood Conference

Cost: is Double $119| Queen & Kings $129 | Suites $189  for up to 4 people per room

Note: there is an additional $29.95 daily resort fee and is subject to sales tax.  There is also an additional charge of $15 per person for a 5th & 6th person.