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  • Hi Yolanda, I love this question.  In addition to the resource suggested, I am suggesting the Black Lives Matter at Schoo Week Early Childhood Symposium at Bank Street College of Education in NYC.  If you are unable to attend, they live stream the symposium.  ... More

  • Thanks Cecilia. Great guidance. ------------------------------ Lynn Kitchings Director of Early Care YMCA of Paterson Paterson NJ ------------------------------ More

  • Hi Jill,  When to physically intervene? My rule is when someone is in danger! Otherwise try to coax the child into a safe place.  When a child is in rage, it is helpful to have him use his legs to release all that pent up energy.  If a child is angry, ... More

  • The aide should only be working with the one child; however, it is a good way to get recognition from the neighborhood if you that aide feels that you are giving a quality education. We had an aide who was working with a child with severe challenges who ... More


  • 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 is open for the early childhood education event of the year! We can't wait to see you at #naeycAC!

  • 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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