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HELLO is the platform for NAEYC's Interest Forums and online communities. Members can use this space to have conversations and create connections with peers around important early learning issues. 

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  • Thank you all for participating in this debut episode of NAEYC Hot Topics, please w atch this Q&A discussion with Debbie LeeKeenan and Iris Chin Ponte, authors of From Survive to Thrive: A Director's ... More

  • Hello Everyone, I am an Internation Education Research at the University of Tsukuba who specializes in ECEC. My current research topic centers on the keyword, "International-Mindedness" and looking to ... More

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    Hello everyone !     I have been doing everything to market my program, I have great experience, affiliations, reasonable prices , a beautiful location, safe and clean enviroment, i dress nice and casual ... More

  • Hi Helen,  I will definitely check this out! It sounds amazing. Thanks again. ------------------------------ Jennifer United States ------------------------------ More

  • Hi Juliana,  My classroom has a similar situation. The only difference is that I have only one toilet that is shared with another classroom. This makes wait times even longer. My state ratio allows us ... More

  • Susan: I love "Sit & Sew" time!  What a great idea.  I'll passing this one on to teachers. Susan Ricci wrote   I hand out lacing cards as each child finishes in the bathroom.  They keep most of the ... More

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The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research. We support all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children.
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  • Early Bird Registration is Open for the 2019 Annual Conference in Nashville, TN

    Join us November 20-23 in Nashville, TN at the Music City Center to network and explore the latest trends, solutions, and research in early learning.  Early Bird registration ... More
  • Welcome to the LGBT Interest Forum!

    I'm excited to see so many new members on our page! If you have a second, please let us know a little bit about yourself. Where are you from and what kind of resources do ... More

Featured Interest Forum

Early Math Interest Forum

For anyone interested in joining the Early Math Interest Forum, we’d love to include you! We just launched this year with the goal of building a community to highlight the importance of early math in the lives of young children and their families. Pro tip: Tag your posts with math-related keywords! Learn how here

Key Resources from the Early Math Interest Forum Resource Library:

Calendar Time for Young Children: Good Intentions Gone Awry
Reflecting on Teaching Length Measurement to Young Children
Encouraging positive attitudes toward math