Books

Gain inspiration to be the most effective teacher you can be using the best possible books and resources to support children's learning and development.

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DAP in Early Childhood Programs

DAP is an essential resource for the early child care field. Chapters describe children from birth through age 8 in detail, with extensive examples of appropriate practice.

Anti-Bias Education

Become a skilled anti-bias teacher with this practical guidance to confronting and eliminating barriers of prejudice, misinformation, and bias about specific aspects of personal and social identity.

Powerful Interactions

This reflective guide outlines what Powerful Interactions are, how to make them happen, and why they are so important for increasing children’s learning and teachers’ effectiveness.

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Book Recommendations

NAEYC publishes well-respected books that reflect the latest research on a range of topics in early childhood education. Take a look at our book recommendations!

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