21st PECERA International Conference call for papers

The first call for abstracts for paper and poster presentations at the Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association annual conference hosted by Victoria University of Wellington in July 2020 is now out. For more information, go to the conference website www.PECERA2020.com

The Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association (PECERA) 21st Annual Conference will be held on July 3rd (Friday) to July 5th (Sunday), 2020 in Wellington, New Zealand.

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.


We extend a warm welcome to Te Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington and to the 21st PECERA Annual International Conference.


Our conference theme – Visionary navigators: Advocating for children, families andearly childhood education - guided by the whakatauākī or proverbial saying of Tamamutu:

“Kia pai te whakatere i te waka kei pariparia e te tai, ka mōnenehu te kura nei”
Steer the canoe carefully or our treasures will be drenched by the sea spray

We are calling for papers! You are invited to submit an abstract for paper / poster presentation by February 2020.

Please visit the Conference website www.pecera2020.com for submission instructions Please visit the Conference website www.pecera2020.com for submission instructions and more details about the Conference.

Kindly contact the conference organisers using the details on the website if you have any questions.

Thank you very much for your kind support to PECERA, and we look forward to seeing you in New Zealand

Associate Professor Sue Cherrington, PhD - (Convenor)
On behalf of the PECERA 2020 Conference Organising Committee

Do you know PECERA Members get exclusive discount to theConference? Join us now at http://www.pecera.org/ !