Exhibitors - Sponsors
Exhibitors have come from near and far to see YOU! They are at the conference to showcase a wide variety of learning materials, toys, curriculum, services, and information. Be sure to set aside some time to drop in and explore.
- Friday Nov. 10 7:30 am-5pm
- Saturday Nov. 11 7:30 am-3pm
Snack time! Friday and Saturday – 2:30-3:00 in the Exhibit Hall
CESA 6 Child Find Child Find materials
Child Care Information Center Free brochures and articles on early childhood and afterschool care and education. Books and videos to borrow for quality improvement and professional development. Referrals to other child care agencies and resources.
CJ’s Puzzles and Crafts Wooden puzzles, storage boxes, rocking boards, blocks (table top), tabletop clotheslines, decorative concrete, nutboards, cardholders.
Community Playthings A leading manufacturer of play equipment and furniture for child care settings, creating environments that welcome children into spaces of beauty where they can explore, discover, and learn through play.
Complete Office of Wisconsin A Wisconsin distributor of business products - office, janitorial, and break room supplies and furniture
Grand Canyon University A for-profit Christian university in Phoenix, Arizona with online degree programs
Growth Chart A digital assistant for the classroom
Honey Do Products, LLC Service that designs, builds and sells educational kids toys and products; light tables, sensory tables, tapestry table, activity blocks, pipe kits and more
Kaplan Early Learning Company Educational products for families and classrooms
Lakeshore Learning Materials Teaching supplies designed with learning in mind
LuLaRoe Clothing Where fashion meets comfort
School Specialty & Childcraft School Supplies, Classroom Supplies and School Furniture
Southern New Hampshire University - Graduate Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master’s degree in mental health and substance abuse counseling
Springfield College, Milwaukee campus Bachelor’s and master’s degree programs
The Registry Wisconsin’s recognition system for the early care & education profession.
Redleaf Press Exceptional resources for early childhood professionals Books themed to this conference for sale at the WECA Table – Grand Ballroom Lobby
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Center for Early Childhood Professional Development and Leadership Higher education and professional development
University of Wisconsin - Platteville Continuing education, early childhood credentials.
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Early childhood education program leading to a Bachelor’s of Science Degree and optional dual teaching licenses in early childhood education and special education.
Usborne Books Children’s books, learning products, book fairs, and fundraisersWisconsin Child Care Administrator’s Association
Wisconsin Family Child Care Association
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Early Childhood Education classes offered.
Earn Registry Credit! An Exhibit Hall Activity sheet is included in our conference program. Visit the Exhibit Hall and get to know the various resources on display there. Full instructions are on the activity sheet. By completing both sides and bringing it to the WECA Registration table you’ll be eligible for .5 hours Registry credit.
Thank you to our current 2017 Conference Sponsors
Gold Event Sponsors
Silver Event Sponsors
With Gratitude to Additional Funders:
- Collaborating Partners of the Southern and Southeast/Milwaukee Regions for their generous conference stipends.
- Office of Early Learning - Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction for their generous conference stipends and support of the Play Space Experience.
- Collaborating Partners of the Northeast Region-for their support of the Play Space!