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HELLO is the platform for NAEYC's Interest Forums and online communities. Members can use this space to have conversations and create connections with peers around important early learning issues. 

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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:  info@naeyc.org ... More

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    Observation videos

    Hello!   I teach Early Childhood Education in a high school setting.  I am looking for some great videos I can show to my students to give them some opportunity to observe preschoolers and preschool settings.  ... More

  • Hello Daniela,  Thank you for the resources, I will look into them:) Much appreciated! ------------------------------ Marissa Ridgley Anchorage AK ------------------------------ More

  • Hello Pamela,  Thank you for sharing your story and the resources provided, and I agree all children are unique in their own way. I am a firm believer that teachers set the tone of the classroom; therefore ... More

  • Hi, Educators, So many of us are teaching from home, and we know parents are feeling challenged! Please check out this lovely supportive article with great ideas for parents, and share it with the parents ... More

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The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research. We support all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children.
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  • September ECSIF Zoom Meeting

    It's that time again, Early Childhood Science Interest Forum members!  We hope that you will join us at our September Zoom Meeting, Thursday, September 24th, at 7:30pm EDT. ... More
  • August Zoom Meeting

    We hope that you will join us at our August Zoom Meeting, Thursday, August 20th, at 8pm EDT. We will  continue to share our lists of resources, and we will discuss Interest ... More

Featured Interest Forum

Early Math Interest Forum

For anyone interested in joining the Early Math Interest Forum, we’d love to include you! We just launched this year with the goal of building a community to highlight the importance of early math in the lives of young children and their families. Pro tip: Tag your posts with math-related keywords! Learn how here

Key Resources from the Early Math Interest Forum Resource Library:

Calendar Time for Young Children: Good Intentions Gone Awry
Reflecting on Teaching Length Measurement to Young Children
Encouraging positive attitudes toward math