Revised Criteria & Guidance for Assessment- Effective October 1, 2016
The bi-annual update of the Guidance for Assessment documents is now available for download! Learn More!

NAEYC standards in action!

See how kindergartners partnered with high school art students to create contraptions that move on their own across a piece of paper and leave marks in their path. These "Scribbling Machines" are an excellent example of how easy it is to integrate Accreditation Standards into the work that is done with children every day. Learn More >>

Celebrating Quality! 
Northaven Cooperative Preschool in Dallas, Texas recently celebrated 30 years of NAEYC Accreditation in December 2015. We planned a super-secret surprise to celebrate this momentous achievement! Check out some photos from our surprise celebration!

Celebrating 30 years of NAEYC Accreditation! 
Join us as we celebrate 30 wonderful years of accrediting early childhood programs! Learn more about different events and ways to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of NAEYC Accreditation.

Schedule a Phone Consultation


Get answers to your questions and concerns about the NAEYC Accreditation process, educational qualifications, class clarification, and much more by speaking directly with NAEYC  staff member. Submit a Consultation Request to schedule a time and date for a 15, 30, or 45-minute consultation about NAEYC Accreditation.