Children's
Language & Literacy Conference



Scottish Rite Charities International

St. Louis, MO 28-30 September 2022

Registration for the Children’s Language & Literacy Conference is available now.

About The Conference

Register now for this historic gathering of Scottish Rite Leaders from both the Northern and Southern Jurisdictions alongside a continuing education opportunity for Language Therapists, Dyslexia Specialists and Speech-Language Pathologists.

All Scottish Rite Members care deeply about children’s education and preparation for a happy and successful life. Removing the barrier of challenged communication from dyslexia, literacy or speech by providing free and accessible care is our common goal. The Conference is essential to each of us and will provide cutting edge communication speakers with topics relevant to all on future breakthrough programs for our kids.

The conference will be hosted by the Orient of Missouri and will take place Wednesday, September 28 (5:00pm pre-conference reception) - Friday, September 30 (12:00pm).

Programming will include topics:

  • Speech-Language Pathology/Communication Disorders
  • Literacy and Dyslexia
  • Professional Development, Leadership, Strategic Planning
  • Mental Health & Well-Being
  • Telehealth
  • Interprofessional Collaboration

For more information, email 2022conference@moritecare.org.

Conference Schedule

The 2022 Children's Language & Literacy Conference is poised to be an incredible time of learning and networking with your peers. Check out the current schedule below.

Wednesday, 9/28


11:00am Registration; 12:00 Start
Golf Outing @ Bogey Hills Country Club

  • $150.00/Person; includes lunch, dinner, 18 holes, cart and prizes.
  • $600/Foursome; includes lunch, dinner, 18 holes, cart and prizes for four.
  • For more information, puttinforthekids.org

Thursday, 9/29


7:00am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast, Welcome & Registration

8:00am-11:30am
Morning Sessions*

11:45am-1:15pm
Lunch, Welcome & Keynote Speakers

1:30pm-5:00pm
Afternoon Sessions*

TBA
Evening Program & Dinner

Friday, 9/30


7:00am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast & Poster Sessions

8:00am-12:00pm
Morning Sessions*

12:00pm-1:00pm
Lunch (To go & onsite)

ASHA Course Information

Children’s National Medical Center is organizing the educational content of this conference. This conference is eligible for up to 1.05 ASHA CEUs.

ASHA Course Information

ALTA Course Information

Academic Language Therapy Association is an organization of certified academic language therapists who have received training to work specifically with students identified with dyslexia. This conference is eligible for up to 10.5 contact hours of Continuing Education from the Academic Language Therapy Association (ALTA). Texas Scottish Rite Hospital is organizing the educational content of this conference.

Meet the Presenters

Leaders within the industry and fraternity from across the country are gathering in St. Louis to provide you a world-class Conference experience.

Registration is Now Open!

Registration for the 2022 Children's Language & Literacy Conference is now available here. See our affordable pricing options below.

PARTICIPANTS

 Early BirdApril 1 – June 30RegularJuly 1 – September 27OnsiteSeptember 28
Attendee*$300$325$350
Student**$200$225$250
Guest***$200$225$250

* Includes Conference Materials, ALTA Contact Hours/ASHA CEUs, Wednesday evening reception, Thursday and Friday meals
** Includes Conference Materials, Wednesday evening reception, Thursday and Friday meals
*** Includes Wednesday evening reception, Thursday and Friday meals

EXHIBITORS

 Early BirdApril 1 – June 30RegularJuly 1 – September 27OnsiteSeptember 28
Exhibitor♦$500$525$550

♦ Includes Conference Materials, Thursday and Friday meals.
Exhibitor area includes
10’x10’ area, wifi, 2-6’ tables, and 2 chairs.

Marketplace Set Up: September 28 from 12:00pm-6:00pm; Marketplace Breakdown: September 30 after 12:00pm.
Limited electricity available on a first-come, first-serve request.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

A conference of this magniture is not possible without the generous support of our sponsors. If you are interseted in becoming a sponsor, exhibitor, or vendor of this conference, plesae contact us today at 2022conference@moritecare.org.

  • The LIGHT Foundation
  • Scottish Rite Southern Jurisdiction
  • Scottish Rite Foundation of Missouri
  • Scottish Rite Northern Masonic Jurisdiction
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
  • Children's National Hospital
  • Maryville University