Early Childhood Conference 2014




MOLLOY COLLEGE DIVISION OF EDUCATION PRESENTS THE
BARBARA A. MCDONNELL EARLY CHILDHOOD CONFERENCE

Young Children and the Arts:
Inspiring Creativity, Learning, and Healing


April 11, 2014
9am - 2:30pm

Madison Theatre, Public Square


No Fee for Participation

Topics Covered:
  • Arts as an integral part of early childhood development
  • Integrating the arts into classroom curriculum
  • Utilizing the arts to promote expression and healing
  • Community resources to enhance arts programming
Meets five (5) hours of NYS Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS) training requirements
Counts as one or two Molloy-sponsored workshops for Education majors


Welcoming Remarks:
Maureen T. Walsh, Ed.D.
Dean, Division of Education

Moderators:
Sherry Radowitz, Ph.D.
Early Childhood Consultant, Division of Education
Laura Shea Doolan, Ed.D.
Professor, Division of Education

Keynote Presenter:

Eileen P. McGann, ATR-BC, LCAT
Director of the Arts and Creative Therapies, MercyFirst;
School of Visual Arts, Graduate Art Therapy Program; Molloy Adjunct Professor

Panelists:
 Joy Connolly, M.P.A., M.A.
Director of Education Program Services, Child Care Council of Nassau
Yeou-Cheng Ma, M.D.
Developmental Pediatrician, Kennedy Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
and Executive Director, Children's Orchestra Society
Jeffrey Sanzel, B.F.A.
Executive Artistic Director, Theatre Three
Suzanne  Sorel, D.A., LCAT, MT-BC
Associate Dean and Director, Graduate Music Therapy Program, Molloy College
Jeanmarie Walsh
 Associate Director of Education, Long Island Children’s Museum

 
Contact Information
Sherry Radowitz, Ph.D.
Early Childhood Consultant
1000 Hempstead Avenue
P.O. Box 5002
Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002
P: 516-323-4705
F: 516-323-4700

 
 
Date & Location
Date: 4/11/2014
Time: 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: Molloy College, Madison Theatre, Public Square
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