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  • NAEYC is proud to provide Professional Development opportunities as one of the many member benefits we offer. It is also one of the most in-demand benefits for our members. Offering high-quality training ... More

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  • This report came out in February and addresses some of your higher level questions around the need for funding to come from outside sources - particularly the government. It is a follow-up report to Transforming ... More

  • What is the age of the child/children? No matter the age I recommend looking into resources on Trauma Informed Care as a model to look into. If 0-3 I highly recommend a lot of the resources available ... More

  • Hello, I need some suggestion on how to handle children that are hitting and hurting other children in the classroom and when the teacher has done everything to try to get them under control. Thanks in ... More

  • Lol it was supposed to Ben Sing Aongs not kings!! Hahaha ------------------------------ Tracy Anglim Klein Lead teacher Kiddie Junction preschool Levittown NY ------------------------------ More

  • my private school were I work does sing alongs three times a year. At times they are horrible because we have non verbal children, children who don't want to sing or children that were singing during rehearsal ... More

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    NAEYC is excited to launch our brand-new membership structure with more options and benefits than ever before.All NAEYC members have automatically been upgraded to their new ... More

Featured Interest Forum

Diversity and Equity Education for Adults Interest Forum
The DEAA forum invites to share your questions and resources related to anti-bias education in the open forum. Pro tip: Tag your items with the DEEA keyword! Learn how here

Key Resources from the DEEA Resource Library:
NAEYC Statement on Implicit Bias Research
Topics Page: Engaging Diverse Families
Bias Isn't Just A Police Problem, It's A Preschool Problem