TSR! Summer Institute 2023


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Space is Limited!

Join us June 14–16

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. We welcome all administrators, specialists, coaches, teachers, and caregivers of children ages birth to five. Our attendees come from a variety of programs including state, federal, and private organizations. The TSR Institute is a unique opportunity to hear from leading researchers and early childhood trainers, and registration is free for all attendees.

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We will award all professional development certificates for the TSR Institute using the certificate generation tool on the Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System (TECPDS). All attendees will receive their conference certificates via email and sent directly into their TECPDS personal Workforce Registry account. All conference participants are required to have an active TECPDS account prior to registering. TECPDS account information is now a required field on the registration form.

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Conference Details


The Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria

 The Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria, is in the heart of Houston, located in the Galleria area. Stay at the conference hotel in the lively Uptown neighborhood and within minutes of the Galleria Mall, Rice University, Memorial Park, the Houston Zoo, and other top-rated attractions.

Conference Overview

Daily Schedule:

·    Onsite Registration: Opens Tuesday, June 13 at 4:00 p.m.

·    Day 1: Wednesday, June 14, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

·    Day 2: Thursday, June 15, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

·    Day 3: Friday, June 16, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

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The TSR Institute was established in 2011 to bring together professionals from diverse communities under a common goal: advancing the quality of our early education through exposure to the best research-to-practice methods. All Texas early childhood educators and caregivers are welcome to register for the Institute.


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Opportunities to reach your target audience

As a free, exceptionally high-quality professional development opportunity for early childhood professionals, a slot at the TSR Summer Institute is highly coveted; registration fills within days. For exhibitors, sponsors, and advertisers, this means visibility with an enthusiastic and diverse audience with a statewide reach that offers:

·    Exposure to early childhood professionals across the state of Texas

·    Varied audience of public/private teachers, trainers, and administrators

·    Prominent, highly trafficked exhibit area

·    Platform to introduce new products and services

·    Networking opportunities through conference workshops and exhibit venue


Gain high visibility for your products and services

You won’t be tucked away from the action. Less than 30 tables make up our prime exhibit area, adjacent to the main ballroom and breakroom. Exhibit spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and include one 8-foot table and two chairs. Please note that we do not pipe and drape our exhibit area.

Exhibit Booths:

·    Non-Profit/Government Rate: $200

·    Commercial Rate: $600

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Exhibit Hall Schedule


Available opportunities to meet your budget

 Are you interested in taking your partnership with TSR's Summer Institute to a new level? Consider sponsoring an on-site event. Indicate your interest in sponsorship by contacting a member of the planning committee and include "sponsor" as your subject. All sponsorships are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

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