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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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    Hello on HELLO!

    The Rural Interest Forum is now on the open discussion board and welcomes any and all comments and questions! ------------------------------ Cathy Grace UM Tupelo MS ------------------------------ More

  • We allowed rough and tumble play and had the same parameters, always supervised, we used the grass outside and tumbling mats inside. The participants loved it, others ranged from interested to indifferent. We had mostly boys but some girls participated ... More

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    RE: Big Body Play

    So glad we are discussing this topic - so important for children's development and creates discomfort in many adults supervising children.  One of our favorite activities to address this need was called "pillow toss" but really implemented as pillow fight.  ... More

  • Good morning.  I was wondering if anyone had recently gone through the Accreditation Renewal Process.  Do the program portfolios have to be digital? or is it just an option?    I am not getting any response from NAEYC themselves, just the automated we ... 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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