The Georgia Association for the Education of Young Children (GAEYC) strongly supports accreditation through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) for programs serving children birth through five years of age.
Quality early care and education is essential for the future success of Georgia’s children. NAEYC Accreditation is an outstanding measurement of quality early childhood programs, and the accreditation process helps Georgia child care centers to improve the quality of early care and education. Learn more about NAEYC Accreditation and resources to support accreditation using the links below.
Find a NAEYC accredited program
Are you a parent or caregiver looking for an early childhood program that meets NAEYC accreditation standards? Check out the list of NAEYC-accredited programs in Georgia.
Are you an ECE student looking for a teacher preparation program? Check out this list of Georgia higher education programs that are NAEYC accredited.
General information about NAEYC accreditation
- National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) website
- Information for families about NAEYC Accreditation
GAEYC support for NAEYC accreditation
Resources for programs pursuing NAEYC accreditation
- List of NAEYC Accreditation Support Resources
- Consultation Requests: Your dedicated regional support staff is ready to help. NAEYC offers technical assistance to programs interested or engaged in the NAEYC accreditation process. Go to the consultation page and click on your state to submit a consultation request in order to speak with your regional NAEYC specialist.