Monthly Archives: October 2018

CAFRA 2nd Annual PD Day

The 2nd Annual CAFRA PD Day has been a great success! Connections. Conversations. Learning. Our members are leading the way in professionalism in the field! Many thanks to our speakers: Carol Sullivan, Nicki Dublenko, and Susan Garrow-Oliver as well as the Honourable Danielle Larivee, Minister of Children’s Services and Status of Women,  who brought greetings on behalf of the Alberta government. Also thank you to Naida Meghji who did a spectacular job mc’ing our event. 

AECE Calls for Presenters

AECEA’s 2019 Essential Pieces Conference Committee is working hard on putting together an inspiring, professional conference for you for the 2019 conference. In planning this conference, we would like to have workshop sessions that are relevant to the work that you do and topics that you want to learn more about. Therefore, we are putting out a call for presenters and would like your assistance in forwarding the form to presenters that you think may be relevant to AECEA members. It may be someone you have heard that has inspired you in your work and/or a session that you would like to participate in or it may be a session you present.

Presenter Application Form

The deadline for proposals is December 3, 2018, all proposals must be submitted via email to

Welcome to CAFRA!

Welcome to the CAFRA website! October is a busy month with a Membership Meeting on October 18, a Pre-PD Day event on October 25, and the PD Day on October 26. Many opportunities to benefit from your CAFRA membership by attending meetings, networking with other ECE professionals, taking advantage of professional development opportunities, and keeping abreast of trends and what’s happening in the field.

If you are looking for particular information on the website, but can’t find it, please contact Vicki at We are always looking for ways to improve our website!