Early Childhood Education Associates Inc. professional development is funded through a grant from First Things First.

http://www.raisingatalker.com/

Site for professional development opportunity enrollmentshttp://www.azregistry.org

Partners with families and communities to support the healthy development and learning of Arizona’s young children.  https://www.firstthingsfirst.org/

A free services open to all Arizona families and child care professionals looking for the latest child development information from experts in the field.
 
Visit the Apple App Store or Google Play to download the Birth to Five Helpline app today!

Information about obtaining your Child Development Associate credential.

https://www.cdacouncil.org/

National Association for the Education of Young Children – a website for professionals working with young children.

https://www.naeyc.org/

See what everyone is talking about.

https://hello.naeyc.org/home

Arizona Association for the Education of Young Children – a website for professionals working with young children.

https://www.azaeyc.org/

National Accreditation Commission – an organization that accredits quality child care programs.

http://www.earlylearningleaders.org/page/accreditation

Research- based tips on how to spark conversations in everyday routines and what the child learns.

http://www.joinvroom.org

Text messages to support the baby’s early language learning: research based tips and videos.

http://www.text4baby.org

All things related to the first three years, basics of brain development, milestones, etc.

http://www.zerotothree.org

Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning. This site contains great resources for teaching social/emotional skills to young children.

http://csefel.vanderbilt.edu/resources/strategies.html

Information to support children with special needs in the child care and early education setting.

http://headstartinclusion.org/

A First Things First program that promotes quality care and education for young children. It has resources for educators and parents.

http://www.qualityfirstaz.com/