For Families

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

What to Look for in a Program

NAEYC offers these tips to assist parents in selecting a safe, nurturing, and stimulating learning environment for their children.

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Find a Child Care & Preschool

NAEYC maintains a list of programs that are currently accredited to assist individuals in finding NAEYC-accredited programs in their area. 

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The 10 NAEYC Program Standards

Review this guide to help identify programs that meet NAEYC standards for high-quality programs.

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Become an NAEYC Member!

NAEYC's newest membership option is designed for members outside of the early learning profession, such as parents and other family members! is your hub for exclusive family-focused content, resources, and more! Join today!

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