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    RE: Advancing Equity

    Thank you Sally for sharing NAEYC's new position statement, Advancing Equity in Early Childhood Education.  I wanted to share the text of the position statement and I also wanted to share the link where you can access the position statement in English ... More

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  • Yes, Nora, Catherine, and Joanie.  And if we stick with the image of the fence as a solid one--taking away the fence rather than having people stand on boxes takes away the systemic barrier to equality and/or equity.  (There may need to be an alternative ... More

  • Hi Friends, I just want to let you know about a free webinar tomorrow , January 29, 2020 at 2:00 PM Eastern Time. Tara Henderson and Victoria Roanhorse will present: Cultivating Young Scientists Through Culture and Family Engagement. ​The ... More

  • The very reason why I believe equal pay is central to any discussion of equality in our field is exactly because the majority of people in our field - who don't even get paid as much as workers at McDonalds are women! To make it a gender issue misses ... More

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    RE: Equality vs. Equity

    Thank you, Gregory, I agree with you.  It's true that early childcare pay is low because education isn't valued enough in this country.  However, any care of children (and others) that includes a lot of physical care is seen as work that women do.  Women ... More


  • Advancing Equity in Early Childhood Education Position Statement

    Advancing Equity in Early Childhood Education
  • Leading with Equity:  Early Childhood Educators Make it Personal

    Leading with Equity: 
    Early Childhood Educators Make it Personal

    The Summary of the June 2018 Leading and Working toward Equity Leadership Summit is out.

    Read the report HERE.

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