FEBRUARY 4 Landsdown Elementary School-Assembly Program Charlotte, North Carolina Children’s Learning Experience Through Music

FEBRUARY 21 The Children’s Courtyard Staff Development Day Conference Fort Worth Convention Center Fort Worth, Texas Keynote, Workshop Sponsored by: The Children’s Courtyard and Wright Group/McGraw-Hill

FEBRUARY 26 “A Morning with Thomas Moore” Central Piedmont Community College – Pease Auditorium Charlotte, North Carolina Keynote, workshop Sponsored by: The Early Childhood Education Committee of Metrolina

MARCH 4-5 2005 CDEA (Child Development Education Alliance) National Conference Orange Park, Florida Keynote, Workshop

MARCH 6 CAEYC (California Association for the Education of Young Children) 2005 annual Conference Sacramento, California Keynote

MARCH 12 Teacher Workshop and Learning Experience Through Music for Children and Families Columbia, South Carolina Keynote /Workshop Sponsored by: Richland County First Steps

MARCH 18-19 AEYC-SEA (Association for the Education of Young Children-Southeast Alaska) Early Childhood Conference Juneau, Alaska Keynote/Workshop

APRIL 2 Dallas Independent School District 2005 Annual Pre-kindergarten Conference Dallas, Texas Keynote, Workshop

APRIL 9 Maryland Childcare Resource and Referral Early Childhood Conference University of Maryland-Eastern Shore – Judy Hoyer Center Salisbury, Maryland Workshop Sponsored by: Lower Shore Childcare Resource and Referral Center & Wicomoco Quality Child Care Association

APRIL 15 Hinds Community College-Utica Campus Annual Child Care Conference Utica, MS Keynote, Workshop

MAY 24-26 National Head Start Association 32nd Annual Training Conference Orlando, Florida

JUNE 21 Calaway County Regional Early Childhood Summer Conference Louisville, Kentucky Workshops Sponsored by: Calaway County Regional Training Office

JUNE 28 Title I Literacy Institute Raleigh, NC Keynote, Workshops Sponsored by: Wake County Public Schools

JULY 11-14 24th Annual DLM Early Childhood Summer Institute-Intercontinental Hotel Dallas, TX Workshop, Celebrant Sponsored by: Wright Group / McGraw-Hill

AUGUST 12 “Tools for Teachers” Michigan Early Childhood and Elementary Conference – Lansing Center Lansing, MI Keynote, Workshops

SEPTEMBER 17 “Super Saturday” (Regional Teacher Training) The Sunshine House, Inc. Charlotte, NC Keynote, Workshop

SEPTEMBER 23-24 Early Childhood Association of Florida 50th Anniversary Conference Orlando, FL Workshop Sponsored by: Wright Group/McGraw-Hill

OCTOBER 20-21 TAEYC (Tennessee Association for the Education of Young Children) State Conferenc Knoxville Convention Center Knoxville, TN Keynote, Workshop Sponsored by: Wright Group / McGraw-Hill

OCTOBER 24 Blue Ridge Community Action, Inc. Head Start 40th Anniversary Celebration Caldwell Community College JE Broyhill Civic Center, Lenoir, NC Learning Experience (concert) for Children & Parents Keynote Annual Board of Directors Meeting

OCTOBER 29 Caldwell County Cares for Children Early Chilhood Conference Caldwell Community College JE Broyhill Civic Center, Lenoir, NC Keynote, Workshop Sponsored by: Choices In Child Care (CCR & R), a Division of Child Care Connections of Burke County

NOVEMBER 29 Teacher Training – Gaston County Public Schools Gastonia, North Carolina Title I and More at Four Pre-K Teachers and Assistants

DECEMBER 5 Teacher Training – Gaston County Public Schools Gastonia, North Carolina Title I and More at Four Pre-K Teachers and Assistants

DECEMBER 7-10 NAEYC’s (National Association for the Education of Young Children) 2005 Annual Conference Washington DC Literacy Workshop

DECEMBER 15-16 Mississippi State University Early Childhood Institute Pascagoula, MS Teacher training workshop & children’s learning experience through music Sponsored by: National Center for Rural Early Childhood Learning Initiative – Mississippi State University