Nature Preschool Conference


Our eighth annual Nature Preschool Conference is April 12-13, 2019!

Nature-based preschools are re-focusing the lens on early childhood education. Join us for Irvine’s award-winning conference to address the unique benefits and challenges of nature-based curriculum in early childhood programs.

Network with participants from across the country to share and grow the EECE movement! See where professional development intersects with teacher retreat during an inspiring weekend.

This Nature Preschool Conference has been approved by the Maryland State Department of Education as meeting the requirements of a state conference. Participants are eligible for a total of 9.5 clock hours if attending the full conference. Participants must attend a minimum of 6 hours of training to be eligible for Professional Activity Units.


2018 Conference Pricing

Full Conference Friday-Saturday, April 12-13: $195
Full Conference with Camping Fee Friday-Saturday, April 12-13: $220
Friday Only Friday, April 12: $60
Saturday Only Saturday, April 13: $145
Camping – BRING YOUR OWN TENT: $25

Quick Conference Details

  • 25 minutes outside of Baltimore
  • Prices range from $60 to $220
  • Rustic camping available on-site for a $25 fee.