Register now for Early Education Professional Development Day on April 28

GAEYC and United Way are partnering to offer an Early Education Professional Development Day this spring. Participants can earn up to 5 BFTS approved hours.  Date: Saturday April 28, 2018, 8am to 5pm Place: The Loudermilk Center, 40 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303 Cost: Regular Registration is $60; Standard and Premium GAEYC Members pay a reduced fee of … Continue reading Register now for Early Education Professional Development Day on April 28

Register now for the Training for Trainers Part 1

  Are you just beginning to provide training for early childhood professionals in Georgia? The Training for Trainers 1: Building the Foundation course teaches trainers to develop and present effective training for early childhood audiences and use the Georgia Training Approval System. Expert trainer and former GAEYC Executive Director Dr. Pat Minish will lead an … Continue reading Register now for the Training for Trainers Part 1

Ready for Valentine’s Day?

Download these valentines to share with your colleagues. Encourage children to decorate them and share with others as you the word about GAEYC Membership. Want to know more about becoming a GAEYC member? Check out our membership page, and read more about the benefits of GAEYC membership.

Sign up for the GAEYC Infant-Toddler Super Saturday

Are you an infant-toddler teacher looking for new ideas to support children's social-emotional development and guide their behavior? Sign up for the GAEYC Infant-Toddler Super Saturday on February 17, 2018! You’ll get to attend 2 sessions designed just for infant-toddler teachers. You will leave with new ideas and energy, along with 4 DECAL training hours. … Continue reading Sign up for the GAEYC Infant-Toddler Super Saturday

Check out the preliminary GAEYC conference program!

The preliminary conference program is now available. Click here to see the at-a-glance schedule, and check out the sessions scheduled for Friday and Saturday. Hope to see you at the conference. Not registered for the GAEYC conference yet? It's not too late. Go to the registration page, or register a group of 10 or more at a discounted price.

Update: GAEYC Awards Deadline Extended to Sept. 8

If you know an outstanding ECE professional or program, it's not to late to nominate them for a GAEYC Quality Service Award. Check out the Awards Criteria, and download and complete a Nomination Form to nominate someone for an award. Please email all completed nominations form to Awards Chair Siobian Minish. The deadline to submit all nominations for GAEYC … Continue reading Update: GAEYC Awards Deadline Extended to Sept. 8

Need Student Volunteers for GAEYC Conference

Attending the GAEYC conference is a bargain for students at Georgia colleges and universities. Students who volunteer as a conference session host/hostess attend conference sessions for free. Be sure to complete a student volunteer application if you want to volunteer at the 2017 conference. Check out the student volunteer information flyer for more information. Please spread the word!

Join us for the GAEYC PreConference on Oct. 5!

Critical Conversations: Identifying and Overcoming Implicit Bias in Classrooms The beauty and strength of children is often overshadowed by societal stereotypes and deeply held biases of the professionals charged with their care and education. What are our biases? How do we identify them? Can we hold biases against people who look like us? How do … Continue reading Join us for the GAEYC PreConference on Oct. 5!

New in 2017: Peggy A. Gallagher Award for Inclusion of Young Children with Special Needs

The Peggy A. Gallagher Award for Inclusion of Young Children with Special Needs was established this year to honor Dr. Peggy Gallagher, Professor Emerita of Early Childhood Special Education at Georgia State University, who has been a consistent voice in Early Childhood Special Education for over 30 years. If you know a classroom teacher who actively … Continue reading New in 2017: Peggy A. Gallagher Award for Inclusion of Young Children with Special Needs

Nominate someone for the 2017 GAEYC Quality Service Awards

Do you know an outstanding ECE professional or program that deserves recognition? Now's the time to nominate them for the 2017 GAEYC Quality Service Awards. Please consider nominating your colleagues  who deserve recognition. Award winners will be recognized at an awards ceremony as part of the GAEYC conference. To learn more about the award categories and criteria, … Continue reading Nominate someone for the 2017 GAEYC Quality Service Awards