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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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  • First of all, children are not required to nap for 2 hours straight. The younger children can go about an hour and a half if they are tired. I was a Director of a Preschool for many years before I was ... More

  • I can't tell you how happy it is that this thread keeps getting attention after all these years!  I am also interested in this webinar. If we can't find it, then we will have to make our own. So many professionals ... More

  • Hi there everyone, I'm Katie and I teach Pre-K in Massachusetts. I was an aide for the year of 2020 (so for half the year) and then hired on as an aide for Fall 2021, in December 2021 I took over as lead ... More

  • My email has changed to vannablk40@gmail.com Terri Winbush, Principal Local District North West Chase Early ... More

  • Hello!  We use Brightwheel for our preschool. Our staff and families love it! It works pretty great and their customer service is amazing! I'm sure if you reach out to them and make a feature request, ... More

  • Thank you all for sending great suggestions!  I value all of your input and this is so helpful, it's also great that this discussion forum is available as I can go back and reach out to ask deeper questions ... More

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