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  • Due to the impact of COVID-19, NAEYC staff are currently working remotely.  During this time, we will not have access to live telephone calling.  Therefore, we ask that you email us at: . We are currently experiencing high volumes of ... More

  • A book that has worked well is called You Go Away,by Dorothy Carey. It has a very simple repetitive text with illustrations that show different situations where the adult goes away and then comes back.  Your grandchildren have the experience of child ... More

  • Thank you so much for posting this, Encian! We just ordered "Lessons from Turtle Island" yesterday and I saw your post today! I look forward to participating.  ------------------------------ Abby Kurlfink Early Childhood Coordinator Rudolf Steiner School ... More

  • Apologies everyone, the registration link I first sent is not working. Here's a working registration link: kLCMni113NZvy21f8   Thank you! ------------------------------ Encian Pastel Teacher, Collective Member, Core member Children's ... More

  • We do have culturally representative food toys and some photos we have laminated now to help make it easily sanitized, but was not sure if this is considered enough to satisfy the requirement. We normally allow the cross play and greatly encourage it ... More


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