Professional Learning Institute

Empowering early childhood professionals with fresh ideas and insights to participate in and facilitate the highest quality professional development.

Save the Date for the 2023 Professional Learning Institute: June 4 – June 7, 2023!

There's still time to register! Visit our Registration page to sign up.

Digital Program

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The Event Invitation Code is: naeycPLI2023


What is the Professional Learning Institute?

NAEYC’s Professional Learning Institute is designed for all early childhood professionals, including leaders who prepare, mentor, and support early childhood professionals, as well as program administrators, teacher educators, trainers, teachers, preschool teachers, and researchers. 

Attendees can expect:

  • Nearly 200 sessions: With sessions featuring the latest information and research in the field, you can tailor your agenda to specific professional development needs.
  • Unlimited networking opportunities: Connect with peers, advocates, leaders in the field, and some of your favorite authors.
  • NAEYC Shop and Exhibit Hall: Stock up on the latest award-winning publications, early childhood resources, and classroom supplies.

 NAEYC Recognizes the 2023 Professional Learning Institute Sponsors