NAAEYC endorses high-quality early learning for all children, birth through age 8. We promote a diverse, dynamic early childhood profession by empowering all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children, through advocacy, leadership and professional development.


All children have the right to equitable learning opportunities that enable them to achieve their full potential as engaged learners and valued members of society. 

Professional Development Event

February 22, 2020 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

What People Are Saying…


“A powerful and enlightening film.”

- Chicago Tribune


“No Small Matter smacked us in the heart and head.”

  • Dallas Morning News


“[No Small Matter] ought to convince any skeptic that every child can benefit greatly from a good preschool, especially low-income children.”

  • The Chicago Sun-Times