Kish College to host final Early Childhood Education series speaker

Kishwaukee College will host educator Candace Exline for her discussion “Mentoring: Formula for Guidance, Expanding Skills and Reflective Practice” as part of Kish’s Cultivating Leaders in Early Childhood Education (ECE) professional development series.

The event will take place from 5:30-7:30 pm Wednesday, Sept. 27, in C1133-1134 at the College or online via Zoom. The event is free and open to the public.

Exline currently works as the Director of the Children First Organization in Sarasota, Fla. She is a Devereaux Early Childhood Assessment (DECA) certified trainer/mentor and an Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale and Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale evaluator.

Kish’s Cultivating Leaders in ECE series focuses on current early childhood education and care topics. Those interested in a career in ECE are encouraged to attend. The event is supported by the Illinois Early Childhood Access Consortium for Equity (ECACE).

To learn more or register for the event, visit To learn more about ECE opportunities at Kish, visit