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    • Spotlight on Conference

      Register for Conference!

      Join us as we kick it up in Dallas at the 2014 Annual Conference, Nov 5-8.  Early Bird rates have been extended through September 30!

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      Preliminary Program Now Available!

      Learn more about the conference highlights and exciting featured sessions planned this year!
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      Grandes Comienzos, Futuros Brillantes

      Select sessions focus on ensuring that children whose home language is Spanish have opportunities to participate in high-quality programs!
      Sessions for you!


    • News & Highlights

      From the NAEYC Blog
      Supporting diverse young children takes a diversity team.
      Member Spotlight: Reginald Harrison Williams
      "Being a member has allowed me to deeply and broadly develop in ways that have helped me positively affect others."

      Summer Savings are Here!

      Stock up on resources! Save 50% on a wide selection of books from the NAEYC Online Store. Now through 9/15.
      For Families

      What to look for in a program, teacher terms demystified, supporting learning with conversations.

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      Invest in Kids

      Support the Strong Start for America's Children Act by signing the petition.

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      Become a Member!
      Join our early childhood community for support and inspiration.
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      Find child care or a preschool in your area. 

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