Call for Reviewers and Call for Presentations: The Call for Reviewers and Call for Presentations have closed for NRCEC 2022. Visit the Call for Reviewers page or the Call for Presentations page for more information.
Hotel Reservations: For your convenience‚ a block of rooms has been reserved at the Government rate for NRCEC attendees. Make your reservation through the hotel's online reservation system (link takes you off the NRCEC site) or by phone at 888-236-2427. Book by June 7, 2022 and use the group name “NRCEC” to receive the Government room rate.
The Administration for Children and Families’ (ACF) National Research Conference on Early Childhood 2022 (NRCEC 2022) will be held June 27-29, 2022, at Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. This 3-day event presents the latest research about Head Start, Early Head Start, child care, home visiting, child welfare, special education, pre-kindergarten, early elementary, and other early childhood programs. Conference features include plenary sessions, symposia, poster symposia, poster sessions, and informal events.
The NRCEC 2022 Planning Committee is closely monitoring the COVID-19 public health situation and associated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Our top priority is the health and safety of all participants and we will make and communicate contingencies in the case that it is not safe to conduct NRCEC 2022 as an in-person event.