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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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  • Hi All, I've got another question. We're looking at the Program Portfolio, in particular, standard 1. In 1B.10 it states "Show that your guidance/discipline policy does not include any circumstances when it is permissible for staff to use any form of ... More

  • We are similiar! I have an AA in early childhood and graduate in May with a Bachelors in Child develolment with a minor in Education.  Im interested to see the direction you choose.   Janet ------------------------------ Janet Grandshaw San Antonio TX ... More

  • I run a faith based preschool/daycare/afterschool. New York recently passed a  law saying a child can only attend with a medical exemption from immunizations. I felt terrible that one of our students could not return and attend the 4 year old program. ... More

  • Nap Time Delima, At our center nap time in the 3-5 year room is challenging. However, a parent sent their child in with a book in which the child can practice their letters, and numbers and other pre-kindergarten activities.  The rule is the children ... 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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