2020 Student Poster Proposal Submissions

Ohio AEYC would like to invite all students with an academic focus in early childhood education and/or child development to submit a proposal to present at the Ohio Early Childhood Conference.

The presentation format will be a poster session. The purpose of the poster session is to encourage presenters to interact with participants and exchange ideas. Presentations will be given on Saturday, April 25 from 12-2 pm.


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Submission Requirements

Every student must be a current member of NAEYC/Ohio AEYC.
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Submission Deadlines    

  • Call for student poster proposals opens February 3, 2020, and ends
    February 24, 2020


  • Final decision on selection for presentation by March 15, 2020

  • Notification of acceptance will be emailed to presenters by March 17, 2020

  • Accepted students must complete conference registration by March 31, 2020

Poster Guidelines

  • Presenters will be provided with an easel to display their poster. All presenters will be required to be at their poster during the entire presentation time.


  •  Presenters will be responsible for sharing their poster content and answering questions from participants on Saturday, April 25 from 12-2 pm

  •  Presenters will receive complimentary full conference registration (Thursday-Saturday)

Submission Guidelines

All proposals must include the following criteria:

  • A topic that is research - based with citations and references to support your findings (i.e peer reviewed Journals)

  • Title of the presentation

  • Names and college/school affiliations of all presenters (no more than 2 students per poster)

  • Name of Advisor/Instructor

  • A 50-word or less description of the presentation  

  • Two learning objectives that participants will take away with them as a result of attending your presentation

  • A 250-word explanation of the content that will be presented during the poster presentation (i.e. what  information will be shared during the poster session)

  • All students whose work is accepted for presentation will receive free conference registration and a Certificate of Participation

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Discounted High School Student Registration Rates

High school students who are NAEYC/Ohio AEYC members are invited to attend the 2020 Ohio Early Childhood Conference at a reduced rate.


One Day Conference Registration


Full Conference Registration (2 or 3 days)




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