National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Together with our members, community partners, and network of Affiliates across the country, we proudly ensure that the early childhood profession exemplifies excellence and is recognized as performing a vital role in society. Alongside you, NAEYC is the national voice of the early childhood community.  Explore the work we do with you every day!


A great resource that helps families and educators find fun ways to interact with young children in meaningful ways.

The Prichard Committee

Since 1983, the Prichard Committee has worked to study issues, inform the public and policy makers about best practices and engage citizens, business leaders, families, students, and other stakeholders in a shared mission to move Kentucky to the top tier of all states for education excellence and equity for all children, from their earliest years … Read more


Wonderopolis, a place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages, was created by the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) in 2010, and it has become one of the most popular education sites today. . Each day, we pose an intriguing question—the Wonder of the Day®—and explore … Read more