MaineAEYC plans and presents workshops, webinars, and annual conferences for early childhood professionals in Maine. We support programs working towards quality improvement and help connect teachers and administrators to local, state, and national resources.
Recent ECE Conferences
Meeting Standards Through Play
Hungry for Connection: Social Emotional Development Birth through Age Eight
Assessment and Observation
Full STEAM Ahead
Storytelling through Music, Movement, and Play
The Power of Outdoor Space
For more information about accreditation and the professional standards for early childhood education programs, please visit the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) website. www.naeyc.org/accreditation
Maine Roads to Quality, the state-wide Early Care and Education Professional Development Network, offers support for programs pursuing NAEYC center-based accreditation, NAFCC family child care accreditation, and COA school-age accreditation. Financial support through partial payment of accreditation fees and re-accreditation fees is also available.