Education Summit

August 13-14, 2020
Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk
425 Water Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704

The Education Summit is co-sponsored by the VAHSA and the Head Start State Collaboration Office. This is the first year for this conference and we designed it for Head Start Education Staff and Child Care Partners.

 Registration will open May 20, 2020. 


Presenter - Dr. Kimberly Johnson

Children's Author, Presenter and Head Start Student Dr. Kimberly P. Johnson will present the keynote and conduct a dynamic session for educators. Her commitment to education and to the power of Head Start will have you on your feet celebrating the work that you do!! Don't miss this powerful and informative session and keynote!!

Kimberly is actively involved in training educators, students and parents in the areas of reading, writing and leadership. By using progressive and curriculum based approaches, Kimberly is fully able to engage audiences and motivate learners through BEST research practices. Through the use of creative strategies and the arts, the goal is to promote literacy and reinforce deeper education through community impact and involvement.

 More on Dr. Kimberly Johnson


Hotel Information:

Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel
Group Code: 
425 Water Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704
Phone Number: 757-673-3000
Room rate: 
$115.00 per night
Parking Rates:
Self Park: $7 per day
Valet: $19 per day
Room block closes 7/13/2020

 Cancellation Policy - A submitted registration is a commitment to pay. No refunds will be issued, though you may transfer your registration to another person at no additional charge.