The Connecticut Association for the Education of Young Children (CTAEYC) is a proud affiliate of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
As such, mission of the Connecticut Association for the Education of Young Children (CTAEYC) is to enhance the care, education, and development of Connecticut’s young children, in the context of family, and community; and to support the professionals who care for them. CTAEYC provides training to increase the competencies of professionals and promotes them through support and advocacy activities. CTAEYC achieves this by promoting a strong local affiliate structure, the development of leadership skills, and the coordination of informed advocacy dedicated to improving the quality of services for young children and their families.
Join us for an Annual Celebration of Children. Our Fairfield Chapter presents: Using Loose Parts to Promote STEAM, Creativity and Innovation in Your Classroom
Join us on April 6 as we kick off the yearly celebration of the Week of the Young Children with a day of learning that celebrates how children learn best – through play and loose parts. Visit our Greater Fairfield Region Chapter webpage under the Chapter tab above for full details.
Now Announcing our new Early Childhood Professional Development Platform!
The Connecticut Association for the Education of Young Children is excited to announce our brand new Early Childhood Development Platform, which looks to expand on current technical assistance practices and alliances that work to strengthen the functions of early childhood, specifically Family Child Care (FCC) and Infant and Toddler (I/T) Care.