Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What does Splash registration include?
A: Each registered attendee may choose Splash Onsite at the Gaylord Texan or Virtual attendance at their convenience. Both Onsite and Virtual attendees may access all Splash sessions on demand for 45 days following the conference.
Q: How do I/we register for the 2021 Summer Splash Conference?
A: Registration for the 2021 Summer Splash Educational Conference is available online. https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12098 This can be done by an individual or a Coordinator for your group.
For each registration, enter the name, email address, and other necessary information for each Splash Attendee. If you are registering for someone else, we must have their unique email so we can send them the link for the virtual portion. You may pay by credit card, Purchase Order or check. If you are paying by credit card, choose ‘Pay Now’ at check-out. If you are paying by Purchase Order, please choose ‘Finish & Pay Later’ then choose the Purchase Order option. You will get an email saying that your registration is pending the receipt of your Purchase Order. You may fax your PO to 800-759-3828 or email it to [email protected]. Once we receive your Purchase Order, your registration will be marked as paid. If you are paying by check, please mail your check payable to Frog Street Press and a copy of your confirmation to Frog Street Press, 530 S. Nolen Drive, Southlake, TX 76092, ATTN: Splash. Your registration will be pending the receipt of your check. Once your check has been received, your registration will be marked as paid. Your PO or check must be received in the Frog Street office by July 16, 2021. You may log into your account at any time to check the status of your registration or pay by credit card later. https://www.eventsquid.com/index.cfm
Q: What is the Frog Street Curriculum Training?
A: The Curriculum Training sessions are four-hour pre-conference sessions that take place from 8:00am to 12:00pm CDT and/or 1:00pm to 5:00pm CDT on Thursday, July 22nd. You can choose to participate in a morning training, an afternoon training, or both! These sessions require an additional $99 registration fee (each) and are designed for schools and districts that have purchased the Frog Street curriculum. Participants will receive a certificate for 4 hours of continuing professional education credit for completion of the training. These trainings are for teachers who are new to the Frog Street curriculum or those who need a refresher. These trainings will provide content specific to the curriculum and the effective use of its materials. Participants may choose one of the trainings in the morning and/or in the afternoon as they are conducted simultaneously during that time block. The curriculum training choices are Infant/Toddler Curriculum, Threes, Pre-K 1st edition, Pre-K Advanced 1st edition, New Pre-K 2020 and AIM Assessment (Observational and CRT).
Q: Can I attend only Frog Street Curriculum Training and not attend the 2-day Splash conference?
Q: Will there be a Make & Take Session?
A: Make & Take will not be offered at Splash 2021 due to the COVID-19 Social Distancing guidelines still in place at the Gaylord Texan.
Q: Are there any grants available for Splash 2021?
A: You may check with your district/administration for suggestions on local grants. Often local businesses, organizations, or Region Service Centers may provide grants/sponsorship for educators within their community.
Q: Do you offer any scholarships for Splash 2021 so that someone may attend at no charge?
A: Yes. The Frog Street Friendship Scholarship information is available on the website at https://www.frogstreet.com/splash/scholarship/. Applications are due by June 1, 2021 and the recipient will be notified by June 15, 2021. The scholarship is for the Splash Registration fee only and does not include any pre-conference sessions or travel/accommodations.
Q: Will Splash 2021 attendees receive the Frog Street Splash Conference Bag and T-shirt?
A: YES! If you have a registration by June 18, these will be sent to you.
Q: Cancellations? If I am unable to attend, can someone attend in my place?
A: YES! Frog Street will allow someone else to take your place if you are unable to attend the conference. Because Frog Street is sending the conference tote bag and t-shirt to the attendees, attendee changes must be made prior to June 15, 2021. In the event that on-site Splash 2021 must cancel due to closures, all Splash registrations will be granted Virtual Session attendance during the Splash dates and On-demand viewing for 45 days following Splash 2021 Conference. No refunds will be given.
Q: Are any meals provided with my registration?
A: Restaurant venues, box lunches, and meal options will be available for attendees to purchase. Friday night dinner will be provided to on-site Conference attendees. More information will be added as it becomes available.
Q: What do I wear to the Evening Dinner and Awards Event?
A: Join us for an evening full of fun and surprises! Come dressed in your favorite themed attire and join in the fun!
Q: Can you provide information on hotel accommodations?
A: Hotel reservations must be made directly with the hotel – The Gaylord Texan. The single/double room conference rate for Frog Street Press Summer Splash is $184, based on single occupancy, with a $10 additional charge per person up to 4 people in a double room. There are a limited number of rooms available so be sure to book your rooms early! The Frog Street reservation room block pricing ends June 24, 2021. Self-parking is $14. For room reservations, click on the link for The Gaylord Texan. You will receive a link to register on your conference registration confirmation email.
Q: What is the Health & Safety Protocol at the Gaylord Texan?
A. The Gaylord Texan is focused on your well-being during your stay – read about their Commitment to Clean program here.
Q: Who should I contact for additional questions pertaining to Splash 2021?
A: You may contact the Frog Street office by email at [email protected] or call the office at 1-800-884-3764.
Q: Will I receive a certificate of attendance for the Splash 2021 Conference?
A: Each participant will receive a certificate for 12 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit for completing the sessions for the entire conference. Participants who purchase and attend the optional Frog Street Training session will also receive an additional certificate for 4 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit per course (up to 8 hours). A total of 20 Credit hours are offered.
Q: I purchased the New Frog Street Pre-K 2020 Curriculum. How do I get my Splash 2021 discount?
A: For customers who have purchased our Frog Street Pre-K 2020 curriculum (copyright 2020), a Splash discount will be available to you once the product has been ordered.
- If you register and pay for Splash prior to the purchase of your Frog Street Pre-K 2020 curriculum, you will be eligible for a refund of the Splash discount if you have already paid for your registration. Please contact [email protected] to request your refund.
- If you have already purchased Frog Street Pre-K 2020 curriculum, please contact [email protected] for instructions on how to input this information into the Splash registration system so that you will be able to register and pay your discounted rate.
* The Splash discount is for customers who have purchased the NEW Frog Street Pre-K curriculum and consists of 50% off of one individual conference registration and 50% off of pre-conference training registration per FS Pre-K 2020 curriculum kit purchased. Offer is effective for Splash Conference 2021 only.
**See Registration page for more information on the Splash Discount. https://www.eventsquid.com/event/12098