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  • Dear NAEYC Members and Customers,  One of NAEYC's partners who handles and processes much of NAEYC's mail has had to temporarily shut down due to a COVID outbreak.  They expect to reopen on May 7th.  Until then, your patience with any processing ... More

  • Due to the impact of COVID-19, NAEYC staff will work remotely from Monday, March 16th  through Friday, August 28th.  During this time, we will not have access to live telephone calling.  Therefore, we ask that you email us at:  info@naeyc.org .  Your ... More

  • I want to offer a different kind of dress code. At my school the rule of thumb is, "if a child asks about your shirt, can you explain it in a developmentally appropriate way? If a parent asks about it, how would you talk about it with them?" This has ... More

  • Hi Diane, I think you got your dress code ideas answered, but I wanted to address your question of "would it be racist?" The answer is yes - if this is the first time you've seen the need for a dress code, and it's because a teacher is wearing a Black ... More

  • My pleasure!  Chantal Lamourelle ------------------------------ Chantal Lamourelle Associate Professor Santa Ana College Tustin CA ------------------------------ More

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