Evidence-based Practice for Working with Young Children and Their Families


Tuesday and Wednesday, June 25-26, 2019
St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN

St. John's vista

Join us at the 2019 Summer Institute!

During the Summer Institute:

  • Gain new insights and develop new skills for your work.
  • Interact with other professionals who support infants, toddlers, and young children and their families.
  • Attend plenaries with your peers on Tuesday and Wednesday before your selected session.
  • Enjoy networking and community-building activities like a lunchtime barbecue, an evening dessert reception, and St. John’s all-you-can-eat ice cream and Johnny Bread!

View the 2018 Keynotes on CEED’s YouTube channel:

Visit the CEED YouTube channel to view keynotes from previous Summer Institutes.


Professionals from Wayzata Public Schools talk about the benefits experienced by staff and the children they serve as a result of attending the Summer Institute as a team.

Wayzata Public Schools professionals


View the video.


Contact Deb Ottman at dottman@umn.edu or 612-624-7395.

Our funder:

Minnesota Department of Education

Our sponsor:

Minnesota Division for Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children