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Travel Grant Applications Due January 8  |  PCPI Annual Meeting in San Francisco

January 1, 2018
Vol. 48 No.1

Cooperatively Speaking
The Latest News from PCPI
Happy New Year

Hello 2018!

Make sure that one of your New Year's resolutions is to apply for the PCPI Annual
Meeting Travel Grant by January 8th!!!  
See you in San Francisco,

Dianne Rose, M.Ed.
Editor, Cooperatively Speaking

Travel Grant Applications Due January 8th - Act Now!

Marika Townshend Travel Grant
The Marika Townshend Travel Grant program helps our members attend the PCPI annual meeting.  The 2018 meeting will be held  in San Francisco,  Thursday, March 8th until midday Sunday, March 11th. Applying for assistance with travel expenses to get to the PCPI annual meeting could make the trip even easier! 
Parents, teachers, directors and board members of cooperative preschools are all invited to join in this weekend of camaraderie and focus on our cooperative mission.  PCPI needs your talent and contributions, and you will take back many great ideas and renewed enthusiasm from this wonderful networking opportunity. 
Apply for the travel grant  by  Monday,  January 8, 2018  at noon Pacific Standard Time (3:00pm EST). 

The 2018 PCPI Annual meeting will be held March 8-11, 2018 in conjunctio with the  California Council Of Parent Participation Nursery Schools  convention.  
The annual meeting goals are to connect US and Canadian PCPI members; to provide professional development; to conduct the annual Awards Ceremony; and of course, to have fun!   Parents, teachers, directors, board members in cooperative schools are are welcome to attend.

CCPPNS Convention details are available now and registration is open .  Follow the convention  Facebook page to stay up to date with announce ments and get a preview of planned activities.  Hotel booking  at the Hotel Kabuki in San Fransisco is also open.

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