Pittsburgh, PA

Registration is now underway for the National Catholic Educational Association Annual Convention and Exposition.  This year the convention will take place April 22 – 24, 2014 (Tuesday – Thursday) in Pittsburgh, PA.

You may register online or by downloading a registration form.  For information regarding the convention, accommodations and registration, go to:
[ https://www.xpressreg.net/register/ncea044/group/login.asp ]https://www.xpressreg.net/register/ncea044/group/login.asp.  Note:  Registration involves a two-step process.  You must first create an account.  Read the directions carefully.

If you register for the convention prior to March 4, 2014, you will save $50.

Earlybird special room rates are available at some hotels until January 1, 2014.  All hotels must be booked through Travel Planners for the convention.  You may book online through the NCEA website at: [ https://www.tphousing.com/r2/index_new.aspX?EICode=2583&Attcode=72&WebSessionsResID=19977275 ]https://www.tphousing.com/r2/index_new.aspX?EICode=2583&attcode=72&websessionsres=19977275 or call Travel Planers at (800) 221-3531.  The hotels closest to the convention center are filling quickly.

Note:  Catholic elementary school teachers in Brooklyn and Queens that attend the convention may apply for professional development credit.  Credit will be awarded based upon the number of workshops attended and the number of reflection sheets submitted.  A copy of the workshop reflection sheet and credit conversion chart for the 2014 convention, may be requested no later than April 11, 2014 via email from abiscione@rcdob.org.