Betty Blaize

betty-blaizeWe are pleased to announce another keynote for our upcoming 2017 Conference: Betty Blaize!

Betty B. Blaize is the CEO of Excellence for Children, providing leadership in childcare training throughout the country for over 25 years. She has also been an Early Head Start Implementation Planner for the past year and a half.

Blaize coordinated the Infant/Toddler training throughout the state of Louisiana for 9 years. She has served on the National Faculty for the Program for Infant Toddler Care, as an Infant/Toddler Specialist and Start-Up Planner for 35 Early Head Start Programs for a Head Start Technical Assistance Agency, as an elected official in Terrebonne Parish, and as Vice-President of the State Directors of Child Development.

Blaize received her BA from San Diego State College University in home economics, graduate credits from Pacific Oaks College in early childhood, and an MA from the University of New Orleans in curriculum and instruction.  She has studied Infant/Toddler and Early Childhood Development in France and Italy.  She recently presented at the Association for Childhood Education International Summit in Costa Rica and studied at the Anji Play Institute in China.