Our Work

Together with our members, community partners, and network of Affiliates across the country, we proudly ensure that the early childhood profession exemplifies excellence and is recognized as performing a vital role in society. Alongside you, NAEYC is the national voice of the early childhood community.  Explore the work we do with you every day!

Power to the Profession

Learn about the collaborative initiative to advance a unified early childhood education profession.

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For Families

Find research-based resources, tips and ideas for families – from child development to reading, writing, music, math and more!

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Public Policy and Advocacy

Explore NAEYC’s federal agenda, advocacy resources, and current policy initiatives.

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Global Engagement

Learn how NAEYC works with governments and nongovernmental organizations around the world to support young children and their teachers.

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Higher Education

Learn more about the various higher education initiatives, search a nationwide ECE degree directory,  explore the professional preparation standards, and join our faculty community of practice.

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