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      Register for Conference!

      Don't miss the 2014 Annual Conference & Expo in Dallas, TX.  Register now for Early Bird rates!

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      NAEYC Statement on Humanitarian Crisis

      The greatness of a nation is defined by how it treats children, particularly the most vulnerable.
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      New! Voices of Practitioners 

      This issue includes teacher research on laughter in the classroom, technology, and children as artists.










    • Spotlight


      Ask the Author! 

      This week, Marilou Hyson is answering your questions about "The Early Years Matter." Submit one now!


      From the NAEYC Blog

      Putting the position statement on early childhood science to work in preschool classrooms and programs.

      For Families

      Search for an accredited child care program, summer learning, kindergarten readiness.

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