The Countdown is On!!

What are you waiting for? Register today & join us at the beach!

Conference Venue

Conference Presenters

David Kisor

David Kisor

Angela Fraley

Angela Fraley

Conference Schedule

1Registration Opens12:00pm - 1:00pmSpringhill Suites @ The Wharf
2Session 1Courtney Elder 1:00pm - 3:00pmThe Canal Room - Springhill Suites
3Session 2Courtney Elder 3:30pm - 5:30pmThe Canal Room - Springhill Suites
1Registration Opens8:00am - 9:00amSpringhill Suites @ The Wharf
2Conscious Discipline Part 1Angela Fraley 9:00am - 12:00pmThe Canal Room - Springhill Suites
3Lunch - On Your Own12:00pm - 2:00pm
4Conscious Discipline Part 2Angela Fraley 2:00pm - 5:00pmThe Canal Room - Springhill Suites
5Evening Reception @ The Palms5:00pm - 6:30pmThe Palms @ The Wharf
1Registration Opens8:30am - 9:00amSpringhill Suites @ The Wharf
2Building Social & Emotional Awareness Through Music and MovementDavid Kisor 9:00am - 10:30amThe Palms @ The Wharf
3The Seeds of Happy Healthy Living: Songs for Emerging Character StrenghsDavid Kisor 11:00am - 12:30pmThe Palms @ The Wharf

Conference Registration

Join us at AALECE’s 2018 Summer Conference! You’ll discover invaluable information to use in your work with children and families and meet a wonderful group of early childhood education peers. Best of all, the entire event takes place on Alabama’s beautiful Gulf Coast. We hope to see you at the beach!

Conference Vendors & Sponsors

Join us as a 2018 Conference Vendor or Sponsor!

Join us at AALECE’s 2018 Summer Conference as a vendor! With consistent attendance numbers and the best event location on the Gulf Coast, there no reason you shouldn’t be sharing your products and services at our event!

Don't forget to order your official AALECE Conference shirt!

A Benefit of Belonging...

Active AALECE Members receive a special conference registration rate! If you are an active member, please keep an eye on your email inbox for all the information you’ll need to register for this year’s summer conference.

We’ll be sending you a link to register online, a registration form to print and other VIP information about conference events that is specific to our members. Best of all, the registration you will get is discounted!

So, don’t click the link to register just yet. Check your inbox first. If you did not receive an email but are an active AALECE member, contact us at!

What is AALECE?

The Alabama Association for Early Care and Education is among Alabama’s oldest and most active professional organizations advocating for high-quality, affordable early care and education for all children.

Knowledge and experience. Advocacy and representation. Professional connections. These are just some of the benefits of AALECE membership.

We are continuing to work on AALECE’s new website. Check back often for updates and new features.

In the meantime, if you have questions to ask or ideas to share please contact us. We’d love to hear from you!