NAEYC has opportunities for members to get involved and help shape the future of the early childhood profession. You can serve in your state or local community and at the national level. You can also help to support leadership development opportunities through NAEYC's Building a Lasting Legacy Campaign.
State or Local Leadership Opportunities
Contact your local or state Affiliate for information about service opportunities in your state or community.
National Leadership Opportunities
Many NAEYC programs and services offer leadership opportunities as reviewers or consulting editors. In addition, current NAEYC members are eligible to serve in governance as members of the NAEYC Governing Board or the Council for NAEYC Accreditation of Programs for Young Children.
See below for information about specific opportunities; applications will be available soon.
NAEYC Leadership Opportunities: Programs
|Application Deadline||Term Begins|
|Annual Conference & Expo and National Institute for Early Childhood Professional Development - Proposal Reviewers||December 31, 2014||February 1, 2015|
|Early Childhood Research Quarterly - Consulting Editors||June 30, 2015||September 1, 2015|
|Young Children and NAEYC Books- Consulting Editors||June 30, 2015||September 1, 2015|
|Teaching Young Children (TYC) - Editorial Advisory Panel Members||June 30, 2015||September 1, 2015|
|Early Childhood Professional Preparation Program - CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) and ECADA (Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation) Program Reviewers||Open-ended||September 1, 2015|
NAEYC Leadership Opportunities: Governance
|Council for NAEYC Accreditation of Programs for Young Children||April 3, 2015||September 1, 2015|
June 30, 2015
June 1, 2016