NAEYC's conferences bring together early childhood educators, program administrators, students, researchers, and advocates to explore the latest research and learn from one another. For future dates and locations of NAEYC events visit:

NAEYC Events and Conferences

Annual Conference

Gathering early childhood educators  from around the globe to connect, collaborate, and learn together.

Opening session of Annual Conference

Professional Learning Institute

Empowering early childhood professionals with fresh ideas and insights to participate in and facilitate the highest quality professional development.

exploring exhibits in the NAEYC expo

Public Policy Forum

This member-exclusive event introduces educators from across the country to political advocacy techniques to better advance the mission of  high-quality early learning experiences for young children and the profession.

child waving flag infront of the US capitol building

Week of the Young Child

A fun-filled week celebrating young children and their families with hands-on, collaborative activities encouraging movement and healthy lifestyles through music, food, and art.

preschool students playing musical instruments

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