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NAEYC offers a multitude of ways to engage with our members.
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Membership FAQ

Here are a few answers to commonly asked questions regarding membership at NAEYC!
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Member Benefits and Options

NAEYC offers four membership categories—Entry Level, Standard, Premium, and Family—each with a unique set of benefits.
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Early educators are everyday heroes. NAEYC supports all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children by amplifying YOUR voice and advocating for what we know to be right for children and for educators. Wherever you are in your journey, ther
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NAEYC is the largest professional membership association for early learning professionals.
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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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Network of Affiliates

NAEYC’s network of Affiliates provide excellent opportunities for members to participate in activities at the state and local levels. Contact your regional NAEYC Affiliate for information about service opportunities in your area.
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NAEYC Affiliates

NAEYC members are organized in a vibrant network of Affiliates that share NAEYC goals in working on behalf of young children and early childhood professionals.
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October 20, 2016

Time Goes By So Fast: Play Makes Meaningful Memories

As Walter Drew and Marcia Nell say, “Memories of joyful and meaningful play experiences help bind families together emotionally, even long after children are grown.”

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Authored by: Susan Friedman
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February 3, 2017

6 Words You Should Say Today

And if I’ve learned anything on my Hands Free journey, it is that children are the true experts when it comes to grasping what really matters in life.

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Authored by: Rachel Macy Stafford
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June 27, 2014

Engaging Toddlers in Nature Play

If your aim is to instill respect and love for all things wild, try these simple activities with children ages three months to two years old.

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Authored by: Monica Wiedel-Lubinski
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Digital YC and TYC

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