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Head Start Region V Conference

Region V Head Start Association Conference

Event Type
Illinois Head Start Association (IHSA)
Chicago, IL
Oct 3, 2022 - Oct 7, 2022   All Day

Excitement is in the air as the Region 5 Head Start Association (R5HSA) welcomes attendees from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin back in person at the 2022 Regional Head Start Association happening in-person in Downtown, Chicago, IL.

This multi-state conference is an excellent professional development and networking event for Head Start and Early Head Start Professionals and other early childhood educators and administrators. R5HSA commits to delivering high-quality, high-energy conference experiences and our commitment to that standard remains unchanged. We encourage all to "Come and Learn. Stay to Play."

Sessions and events planned include:

  • Dynamic Keynote Speakers
  • 16 or more concurrent sessions each day of the regular conference
  • Daily themes and conference swag
  • Field Trips to Head Start/Early Head Start model sites, Children's Museum, and more during the conference
  • Discounts to events and/or attractions happening in Downtown Chicago during your down time

Held at the Hyatt Regency, downtown Chicago.

  • IEL tip sheets will be shared with attendees at this event


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Download IEL Tip Sheets. These are easy-to-read, one-page resources on a variety of topics of interest to parents and teachers of young children.
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