Valora Washington, PhD

Internationally recognized authority in early childhood education; CEO, the Cayl Institute; Founder of Voices for Michigan's Children and the Early Childhood Funders Collaborative; Former Vice President at Antioch College and Faculty Member, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Pioneering Early Childhood Educator who has served in leadership roles at Massachusetts Governor’s School Readiness Commission; Voices for America’s Children; NAEYC; Black Caucus of the Society for Research in Child Development; and the National Head Start Association Commission; Author, Changing the Game for Generation Alpha: Teaching and Raising Young Children in the 21st Century (2021); Co-Author, Ready or Not: Early Care and Education's Leadership Choices—12 Years Later (2019), and Guiding Principles for the New Early Childhood Professional (2017)


Teaching Struggling Brains

The Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA or Virtually via Zoom  November 18-20, 2022

TEACHING GEN. ALPHA (Early Education)

Generation Alpha: Changing the Game to Teach and Raise Young Children