PLATINUM Sponsor

PNC
www.pnc.com
PNC Grow Up Great® helps children from birth through age five develop a passion for learning that lasts a lifetime – and can help set them on a path to success.


BRONZE Sponsors

Childcraft – School Specialty
www.childcraft.com
Early Childhood furniture and educational resources.

Discount School Supply
www.discountschoolsupply.com
Early childhood furniture and educational products.

Keystone
www.keystoneinsgrp.com
Keystone one of the largest writers of child care centers in the nation. Our network of local independent insurance agents in Pennsylvania provide  insurance solutions, risk management, employee benefits and financial services.

Novick Brothers
www.novickbrothers.com
Child care food distributor and support services


EXHIBITORS

alphaTUB.com
www.alphatub.com
Language Learning Tool for 2+.

American Reading Company
www.americanreading.com
Built by education activists, American Reading Company works with districts across the country to make literacy the center of school culture. As a result, all students read, write, research, and problem-solve at ever-increasing levels of proficiency.

Becker’s School Supplies
www.ShopBECKER.com
Early learning materials & furnishings.

Cirrus Group LLC
www.cirrusgroup.com
Cirrus Group is the industry leading provider of  web-based and mobile software solutions for managing before/after school programs, community education centers and childcare operations. Trusted by thousands of centers and school districts throughout North America since 2002.

Community Playthings
www.communityplaythings.com
Community Playthings manufactures quality wooden furniture and play equipment for the early childhood through school age classroom.  The environments we create welcome children into spaces of beauty where they can explore, discover, and learn through play.

Diversified Foods Inc.
www.diversifiedfoods.com
Diversified Foods is a proud provider of Hershey’s® Shelf Stable Milk in 8 ounce and 32 ounce sized packaging.  12-months shelf life and no refrigeration required until opened.  Available at Walmart, Costco, BJ’s, Retail Grocery Stores, US Foods, Sysco and direct from Diversified Foods.

Epilepsy Foundation Western /Central PA
www.efwp.org
Providing services to people in 49 counties in western and central Pennsylvania. The Epilepsy Foundation Western/Central Pennsylvania leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure, and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy.

First Quality Products, Inc.
www.firstquality.com
Manufacturer of Adult, Youth, and Baby disposable incontinence products

Frog Street Press
www.frogstreet.com
Early childhood curriculum, professional development.

GrapeSEED US
www.grapeseed.com
With GrapeSEED, students learn school language out loud, the way they do at home from their parents, through conversation and interaction.

Grand Canyon University
www.gcu.edu
For over 65 years, Grand Canyon University has trained transformative leaders for the educational profession. Learn more about accredited degree and certificate programs at gcu.edu/COE

Gratz College
www.gratz.edu
Gratz College provides innovative education programs to meet the needs of teachers and professionals seeking to advance their careers.  Gratz offers an online Master of Arts in Education (including an early childhood concentration), an EDd, and an early childhood director credential.

Greene Bark Press Inc.
www.greenebarkpress.com
EDUCATIONAL books, toys and games; Emergency food kits; Instant tests for E-Coli and Salmonella.

Hatch Early Learning
www.hatchearlylearning.com
Hatch Early Learning combines child-appropriate hardware with research-based content; classroom activities tied to standards; and individualized progress monitoring tools to create complete classroom solutions that improve fundamental math, literacy and social-emotional skills.

Kaplan Early Learning Company
www.kaplanco.com
Kaplan provides appropriate educational products to families and we are a total solution for early childhood educators offering everything from cribs for your infant/toddler classroom, to curricula for your preschool classroom, and family engagement materials for your elementary room.

Keystone Kids Go!
www.panen.org/keystone-kids-go
Keystone Kids Go! is an initiative in Pennsylvania focused on improving young children?s nutrition and physical activity. The initiative is targeted towards early childhood practitioners from childcare, Head Start, early intervention, family literacy, and pre-kindergarten programs.

 Lakeshore Learning Materials
http://www.lakeshorelearning.com
Since 1954, Lakeshore Learning Materials has been providing schools with innovative products, training and customized materials. Designed to meet state and national standards in early childhood and elementary education, our top-quality products are ideal for use throughout the curriculum.

Milton Hershey School
www.mhskids.org
Milton Hershey School is a cost-free, private, coeducational school. We offer state-of-the-art facilities, advanced technology and hundreds of extracurricular activities.

myKidzday, LLC
www.mykidzday.com
myKidzDay mobile app helps providers track attendance, enhance parent communication, send daily sheets, pictures, newsletters, reminders, directly to parent?s phones.  myKidzDay is the only app approved by CCIS for attendance tracking for CCW reimbursement. Go Paperless & Build Enrollment!

Lifetouch Preschool Portraits
www.preschoolportraits.com
Providing smiles and memories that are treasured for a lifetime.

Northampton Community College
www.northampton.edu/early-childhood-education.htm
NCC’s Center for Early Childhood Education (accredited by NAEYC) prepares teachers and leaders with evidence-based knowledge to support young children in their growth and development, designed to inspire and prepare students to create and sustain art-based inclusive programs.

One Book Program
www.paonebook.org
Pennsylvania’s One Book, Every Young Child early literacy initiative highlights the importance of early literacy development in preschoolers ages 3 to 6 by selecting a picture book each year and asking adults to share it during April, the month of the young child.

PEAL Center
www.pealcenter.org
The PEAL Center provides assistance to families of children with disabilities, educators, and others who work with them. PEAL’s primary intent is to help families help their children and provide the tools they need to become lifelong advocates for their children and themselves.

Pearson
www.pearsonassessments.com
Classroom Assessments and Instructional Resources for Early Childhood programs.

Penn State Better Kid Care
www.extension.psu.edu/youth/betterkidcare
Penn State Better Kid Care provides evidence-informed professional development to ECE and OST professionals to improve the quality of their educational practices and interactions with children and youth. Online training includes more than 200 relevant modules.

PennAEYC
www.pennaeyc.org
Early Childhood Professional Association

Pennsylvania Child Care Association
www.pacca.org
Pennsylvania Child Care Association (PACCA), a statewide non-profit association with a diverse membership base that includes organizations and individuals with a professional and business interest in early care and education. Founded in 1973, PACCA has helped to inform, update and represent child care providers on existing and changing laws, regulations, policies and developmental research relating to early education and child care.

PA Department of Health, Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program
www.pawic.com
The Pennsylvania WIC Program provides nutrition education, breastfeeding information and support, healthy foods and referrals to eligible pregnent and postpartum women, infants and children under age 5. Call 1-800-WIC-WINS to apply or get started online at PAWIC.COM!

Pennsylvania Head Start Association
www.paheadstart.org
The Pennsylvania Head Start Association (PHSA) is a non-profit membership organization. PHSA is an advocacy organization for Head Start programs, families, staff and administrators in Pennsylvania.

PA Key
www.pakeys.org

PA Project LAUNCH/Matilda Theiss Early Childhood Behavioral Health
www.LearnWithLaunch.com
PA Project LAUNCH helps professionals who work with young children and their families to gain expertise in infant & early childhood mental health principles and practices. This includes early educators, physical & behavioral health providers, home visitors, and many others.

Pennsylvania Regional Keys
Mid State Region — www.childcareconsultants.org/scrk/
Northeast Region — www.cscinc.org/northeast-regional-key/
Northwest Region — www.nwregionalkey.org/
Southeast Region — www.seregionalkey.org/site/
Southwest Region — www.ywcapgh.org/programs/southwest-regional-key
The Pennsylvania Keys to Quality consists of a statewide PA Key and five Regional Keys and is a system of supports for Keystone STARS and other programs including: professional development independent Environmental Rating Scale (ERS) and community engagement and outreach.

Playgrounds Etc, LLC
www.playgroundsetc.net
Outdoor classroom and playground equipment.

Plusoptix, Inc.
www.plusoptix.com
Plusoptix, a world leader in vision screening technology since 2002, offers 3 models of vision screeners that are attractively priced. Plusoptix vision screeners are fast, easy to use, offer exceptional accuracy, are reimbursable and allow you to screen patients as young as 6 months old.

Pre-K for PA
www.prekforpa.org

RichSoil Alliance
www.richsoilalliance.org
Carrie Flower Social & Emotional Curriculum.

Saint Francis University
www.francis.edu/adcs
Saint Francis University’s Adult Education division offers online CDA, an AS in ECE, and a BS or BA in ECE. Student teach in your classroom if approved, quality instruction from ECE specialists. Streamlined application process and lower tuition through the Adult Ed division. Transfer credits.

Shippensburg University
www.ship.edu/graduate
Shippensburg University offers undergraduate, graduate, doctorate and post bach and post masters certificates as well as non-degree courses.

SumBlox
www.sumblox.com
SumBlox Building Blocks teach a wide range of mathematics through guided, hands-on discovery in our SumBlox Learning Activities. Currently available are series that teach addition and subtraction, multiplication, and fractions.

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® PENNSYLVANIA
www.pacca.org/teach.php
College Scholarships for ECE Professionals.

Teaching Strategies
www.teachingstrategies.com
Teaching Strategies provides the most innovative and effective curriculum, assessment, professional development, and family connection resources to programs serving children from birth through third grade.

The Food Trust
www.thefoodtrust.org
The Food Trust’s mission is to ensure that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food and information to make healthy decisions.

The Graduation Place
www.graduationplace.com
We provide graduation items for all ages.

The Seltzer Group
www.seltzergrp.com
The Seltzer Group delivers auto, home, & life insurance solutions to individuals in Eastern PA & business insurance throughout PA & the East Coast.

University of Wisconsin – Platteville
www.uwplatt.edu/child-care
Celebrating our 150th Anniversary, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville is a non-profit, public university accredited through the Higher Learning Commission. We offer 100% online early childhood education courses.

UPMC for Kids
www.upmchealthplan.com

UPMC For You
www.upmchealthplan.com
Medicaid managed health care provider.

Wilkes University
http://www.wilkes.edu/teacher
Wilkes is a leading provider of graduate programming for educators. In addition to the doctor of education degree, Wilkes offers numerous master?s degrees, certificate and letter of endorsement programs.