2019 Annual Conference


Invest in Each Other: Connect, Collaborate, and Learn

Invertir en nosotros mismos: 

Conectar, Colaborar y Aprender


Saturday, December 7, 2019

7:30am-3:30pm Student Union Memorial Center, North Ballroom, Level 3
1303 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719

Thank you to our generous 2019 sponsors!

GOLD Level Sponsor

TURQUOISE Level Sponsor

COPPER Level Sponsorship


  • Registration / Networking / Exhibitor Hall     7:30 – 8:15 am
  • Buffet Breakfast / Welcome / Speakers     8:00 – 9:15 am
  • Morning Sessions   9:30 – 11:00 am
  • Mid-morning Sessions   11:15 am – 12:45 pm
  • Lunch   12:45 – 1:45 pm
  • Afternoon Sessions   2:00 – 3:30 pm

Click HERE to register!



Early bird price*

Regular price 




Standard/Premium Members



Entry-level Members






On-site Registration

Add $10 to listed amount

*Must provide current identification number and name of college/university to be eligible for the student rate.

**Early bird prices end at 9 p.m. on October 7 and payment is due by this date. 

Regular price rates continue through 9 p.m. on November 8 when registration closes.

Due to a contract with the University of Arizona Student Services, conference registration payments are non-refundable after November 22.

The rates outlined above include:

  • A full eight hours of professional development.
  • A hot buffet breakfast
  • Your choice from one of three “boxed” lunches, including a choice of soft drink (diet available). Water stations will also be available.


The benefits of membership are endless. By joining as an entry-level or standard member today, you can benefit from a reduced conference rate as well as the opportunity to participate in a MEMBERS ONLY session, as well as discounts to all future SAZAEYC events. Your membership marks the true professional you are by being a part of this premier early childhood education organization. To become a member, sign up online at HERE.

A limited number of scholarships for this conference may be available to current SAZAEYC members.


PARKING We recommend that you carpool with friends and colleagues to the conference. The 2nd Street garage charges an hourly rate, a maximum $16 for the day. Visitor Parking in Cherry and Highland Garages, surface lots and street parking are free on weekends. Please plan accordingly.


$$ CASH Attending the conference offers the opportunity to win door prizes. In addition, plan on bringing some cash to buy raffle tickets and exhibitor offerings.

KINDNESS The creation of a safe and welcoming environment is a shared responsibility held by all participants. Attendees are expected to treat others with kindness, professionalism, and respect.


For a full description of sessions, please click HERE


Thank you to Dean Bruce Johnson as well as faculty and staff from the University of Arizona College of Education for sponsoring and supporting this conference.


For more information email conference@sazaeyc.org or Kelly Ann Larkin at executivedirector@sazaeyc.org