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Welcome to the 21st Allied Media Conference!

This year we have gone VIRTUAL! AMC kicks-off Thursday July 23rd!

Browse all of our sessions below. Session times are listed by default in Eastern Standard Time.

We are excited to host 24 Virtual Network Gatherings this year. Network gatherings are taking place before and after conference and many are INVITE ONLY, those that are open to new guests will be updated in Sched. To learn more about Network Gatherings go here.

We offer a sliding scale registration rate so that the conference can be accessible to as many people as possible. Please support the AMC by giving generously with your registration contribution.

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Friday, July 24 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Maker Spaces for Little Learners

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This session explores big trends in maker spaces and STEAM learning for young children, ages 2 to 8. Participants will be supported in creating maker spaces in their home, work or community settings. Please bring any 5-10 reusable, recyclable (e.g. paper towel rolls) or found materials (dandelions, rocks, etc.) to your virtual workspace. If you'd like, you can also bring writing/coloring/cutting utensils, along with adhering materials (e.g. glue and tape).

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Jillian Webb

Director, LearnEarly
Jillian Webb is a Detroit native and the director of LearnEarly. LearnEarly offers workshops and trainings to help teachers and family leaders integrate STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) opportunities into the experiences of young children.
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Denise Smith

Mother, Detroit native and long-time educator, advocate and system agitator on behalf of young children pre-birth to eight years old and their families!

Friday July 24, 2020 2:30pm - 4:00pm EDT