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Blog
October 12, 2018

Bigger Than You Think

Are you interested in a leadership position in the early childhood ecosystem? Why not spread out and become part of the root system of our growing profession by applying to serve on the Affiliate Advisory Council?

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Authored by: Chris Amirault
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Blog
October 9, 2018

Human Connection, Networking, and NAEYC Affiliates

One of the easiest ways members can connect with other educators in their own communities is by getting involved in their Affiliates.

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Authored by: Erin Daga
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Teaching Young Children
October 1, 2018

6x: Getting the Most out of Professional Development

These tips should help you become more enthusiastic and get the most out of your professional development.

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Authored by: Erica Holland
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Teaching Young Children
October 1, 2018

4 Quick Reminders as You Plan for Family Conferences

Whether you’re a seasoned teacher or this is your first year, these reminders will help you plan the many steps of family conferences—from preconference scheduling to follow-up.

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Authored by: NAEYC Professional Learning Team
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Article
Young Children
September 1, 2018

Developmentally Appropriate Practice for Adult Learners

By examining the core considerations of DAP through the lens of adult learning theory, we (the article authors) created a framework for supporting early childhood professionals who are continuing their educations.

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Authored by: Martha Muñoz, Linda Anderson Welsh, Tina L. Chaseley
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Young Children
September 1, 2018

NAEYC Governing Board and Leadership

NAEYC Governing Board, Young Children Consulting Editors, Voices of Practitioners Editorial Board (September 2018)
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Young Children
September 1, 2018

Formar conexiones. La obligación profesional de valorar a familias

Los educadores de la primera infancia pueden cumplir estas responsabilidades profesionales solamente recurriendo al conocimiento y la pericia que tienen las familias acerca de sus niños individuales.

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Authored by: Rhian Evans Allvin
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Join NAEYC's Affiliate Advisory Council

The NAEYC Affiliate Advisory Council acts as an advisory body to support the continuing transformation of the NAEYC Affiliate structure into a high-performing, inclusive organization.
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Young Children
July 1, 2018

NAEYC Governing Board and Leadership

NAEYC Governing Board, Young Children Consulting Editors, Voices of Practitioners Editorial Board (July 2018)
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Young Children
July 1, 2018

From Our President. Empowering Early Educators

My personal mission is to empower early educators and get them involved in advocacy, policy, and research.

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Authored by: Amy O'Leary
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HOT Creativity

HOT Creativity focuses on art, technology and higher order thinking skills
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DAP and Diversity & Equity Workgroup Members

The first public draft of NAEYC's "Advancing Equity and Diversity in Early Childhood Education" position statement was developed with the input of the DAP& Diversity and Equity workgroup.
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