International Summit for Quality Early Childhood Education – 2023
“Conference, Networking, Expo, and Awards on SDGs 4.2 Quality Early Childhood Education”
01st, 2nd, 3rd April 2023
International Summit for Quality Early Childhood Education – 2023, is organized by the SAIA4ECCD, an international non-profit-oriented education association working to upgrade the quality of early childhood education in the south Asian region to achieve Sustainable Development Goals 4.2 in 2030.
The summit will be focused on “Curriculum, Teaching Learning Methods, and Students Assessment Approaches related to early childhood education”. in addition, the summit will force even on Capacity Building of the ECCD Teachers, indoor and outdoor set up of the ECCD centers, and teaching aids”. “Greening Education for Early childhood education also will be discussed.
Early childhood education should focus holistic development of children. it should be a joyful learning experience for the children with love and care. not only knowledge but also social and emotional awareness and actions, including critical thinking and collaboration skills also should be developed considering the age and diversity of each and every child.
Early childhood care and development should be a strong foundation for children. facilitators should plan, implement and assess their activities considering the diversity of the countries, cultures, and societies as well as understanding the diversity of the children.
The ultimate goal of the SDG 4.2 is “By 2030, ensure that all girls and boys have access to quality early childhood development, care, and pre-primary education so that they are ready for primary education.”
it is very essential to share the best practices of the ECCD Teachers, Educators, policymakers as well as decision-makers to achieve the goal. capacity building and networking are powerful tools to strengthen the ECCD sector globally. International Summit for Quality Early Childhood Education – 2023 is the platform for all stakeholders who are interested to upgrade the quality of the ECCD sector as well as self-enhancement.
The Summit will be a platform for ECCD teachers for their capacity building and professional enhancement.
The ECCD center owners and management will gain new strategies and share best practices on skills essential for them to overcome Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity (VUCA) situation and bring their ECCD centers success.
The summit will be organized with the guidance of the Hon. Dr. Bandula Gunawardena, Minister of Mass Media, Highway and Transport, and former minister of Education and Higher Education in Sri Lanka.
Kunwar’s Global School – Lucknow, India is the hosting partner for the event.
The conference will be held physically on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd of April 2023 in Chennai, India.
Keynote speakers will share their best practices, research findings, and new knowledge on themes towards “Quality Early Childhood Education” at the conference. Practical sessions will be handled by the experts for capacity building.
In addition to that selected ECCD Centers will be awarded on the biases of performance of 2022.
Summit is an international benchmark for ECCD Teachers, Principals, and educators who are engaging in teacher training related to ECCD and Primary Education. in addition to that ECCD teachers/Principals will be empowered to transfer their ECCD centers to Greening Education.
03. Problem Statement
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08. Benefits to the Participants:
Awards and Certificates will be granted under three categories.
Category – 01
Category – 02
Special Awards will be granted to the ECCD Centers for their performance on
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09. Program Schedule:
10. Program Agenda
Click here to read Program Agenda
11. Keynote Speeches/Presentation
After you apply to participate in the summit you will get the opportunity to be a keynote speaker on the basis of your academic and professional qualifications. In Addition to that Educators, Principals, and Teachers who perform well in live interviews/ Live Presentations will be selected for keynote speeches. Keynote Speakers will get the opportunity to do keynote speeches at the international education summit. keynote speakers will get 10 minutes for their Keynote speeches/ presentations and They will be awarded international awards.
Upload PowerPoint of Keynote Speaker
If you have been selected as keynote speaker you must upload the PowerPoint file of your presentation to your folder in this google folder on or before 27th January 2023. you can edit/finalize your PowerPoint presentation even after you upload it. (After Keynote speakers complete their registration for summit one folder with their name can be seen in this google folder. (relevant keynote speaker can see only his/her folder. anyone can’t see others’ folders. The technical team of the summit will get the keynote speaker’s PowerPoint files only from this folder to play when they do the presentation) If you are a registered keynote speaker for the summit click here to upload your presentation.
12. Themes for the Presentations:
Themes for Pre-Primary (ECCD) and Primary Category “Empower Early Childhood Education to Achieve SDG’s 4.2 Quality ECCD”
13. Registration Fee:
Registration fee for foreign delegates –
which includes 5 days with 4-night stays (31st March to 3rd April 2023) Accommodation, Food, sightseeing, local transport cost, and the registration fee for the Conference.
Registration fee for Indian delegates –
which does not include a stay and local transport.
Registration fee for foreign ECCD Centers –
Registration fee for Indian ECCD Centers –
14. Apply for the summit:
Click here to Apply for the International Summit on Quality ECCD Education – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd April 2023 at Chennai, India.
(You can apply free of charge. You will be informed by email if you are selected for the summit.
15. Submit Registration Form:
After you apply for the summit your application will be evaluated. if you are eligible to participate “Registration Letter” will be forwarded to your email address.
you can apply for a visa. it is recommended to apply under the category of “Conference Visa”
Guidance to get the visa will be informed in the registration letter. you can get guidance and consultancy to fill out visa applications from the organizing team to get a visa.
After you get the Visa you can purchase air tickets. guidance can be obtained from the organizing team of the association
Click here to submit the Registration Form
16. Guidance for VISA
Two ways are available to obtain a visa to go to India
01. Regular Visa – Diplomatic/Official/Ordinary Passport holders may fill online application and submit it to the concerned Indian Embassy/Mission in your country. Click here to submit regular Visa Application
02. E Visa
E Visa can be obtained online. no need to go Indian high commission online you can apply and obtain it within 3 working days. click here to apply for E visa (Visa chargers may be a little bit high than a regular visa)
16.1 Fill google form to get support to fill visa application
if it is difficult to fill official Visa Application click here and submit your details. we will fill original application for you
17. Guidance to pay the registration fee
After you get the Visa and Air tickets you can complete the registration Fee by paying through your Visa/Debit card. otherwise, you can pay the registration fee by cash (in Doller) directly on 31st April 2023 in Chennai.
Click here to submit the registration form
18 Logistic Details
budget airline to come to Chennai, India is indigo click here to check the prices of air tickets
19. Parallel events to the Summit:
Live Zoom Interviews, Live Presentations, Pre-Recorded Video Presentations, Poster Presentations/TikTok, South Asian Education journals, and many more events have been organized as pre-preparations for the summit.
Certificates will be granted to educators who show the best performance for live interviews and presentations on the virtual platform.
Keynote speakers will be selected based on their performance in the interviews/Presentations.
20. Details of the prior activities of the summit
Presenters will be awarded International Awards
With the collaboration of
|Kunwar’s Global School – Lucknow, India|
|EBAC Public School – Dhaka, Bangladesh|
|Modernage Public School and College – Abbottabad, Pakistan.|
|Galaxy Public School – Kathmandu, Nepal.|
|Early Childhood – Thimphu, Bhutan.|
|Sunshine Teachers’ Training Institute – Australia.|
|Bhuddi School of Arts|
24. Project Team
- Mr. Janaka Kamalgoda,
President, SAIA4ECCD, – Sri Lanka.
- Dr. Dheeraj Mehrotra
National Awardee – India.
Principal, Kunwar’s Global School – Lucknow, India.
- Mr. Hachnain Jisan,
Principal, EBAC Public School – EPS, – Bangladesh
- Ms. Farzana Kausar,
Principal of Lyallpur School System, Jaranwala, – Pakistan
- Mrs. Surina S. Gurung,
Principal, Galaxy Public School, Kathmandu, Nepal
- Ms Thinley Wangmo –
Director of Shari ECCD – Bhutan
- Ms. Wathsala Prasangani @ SAIA4ECCD
- Ms. Hasini Madanayake – Sri Lanka
- Ms. Sumaiya Samad Mehtaj – India
25. High-Level Road Map
Application is called for
- Live Zoom Discussions/
- Live Presentation,
- Pre-Recorded Video Presentations,
- Poster Presentation,
- E-Magazine for South Asian Education journal
Applications are evaluated and select eligible Applicants
Applicants are informed of their eligibility to participate in the events.
Facilities and guidance are provided to selected candidates to perform for applied events.
International Conference and Awarding Ceremony will be held from 1st to 3rd April 2023