FHSA 2022 Annual Conference Call for
Presentations are Officially Open! 

Have you made an impact on the Head Start community and want to share your knowledge with others? FHSA invites you to submit a presentation for its statewide Head Start Annual Conference & Expo, which will be hosted in-person from March 2-4, 2022 at the DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando. FHSA Annual Conference is your opportunity to connect with hundreds of Head Start professionals from across Florida. We are looking for presentations that will stimulate, innovate, and engage Early Head Start, Head Start, Child Care Partnerships, Migrant Head Start Programs, and Early Childhood educators administering programs in Florida. 

Each session is 75 minutes in length to include Q & A. All conference proposals submission should be received by COB on November 1, 2021. There are no speaking fees available for workshop presenters; however, you will receive a complimentary conference registration, if your presentation is accepted. 

Our Audience: 

FHSA event attendees are Head Start/Early Head Start  CEO/Executive Directors, Directors, Managers, Center Coordinators, Teachers, Front Line Staff, Policy Council Member, Parents, and Community Partners. Members attend to improve their careers through professional development and gain fresh perspectives and new ideas for their programs.

When considering your submission, please consult the conference themes below to categorize your session appropriately. (Each theme header is clickable and provides a more in-depth approach to what the education sub-committee is seeking in a presentation). 

Curriculum Instruction and Inclusion 

Social Equity and Innovation


Ongoing Care & Well-Being


Family, School, & Community


Presentations Guidelines
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Submission Process

The FHSA Education Sub-Committee will review all information submitted to select presenters for our annual conference. The submission deadline is November 1, 2021. Only speakers who submit their information via this form will be considered. All speakers will be selected and notified no later than November 2021. 

Questions? Contact Wanda Minick at [email protected] or call (850) 694-6477.