Our Strategic PlanAzAEYC Strategies

Strategic Priority: High Quality Early Learning

GOAL: Children birth through age 8 have equitable access to developmentally appropriate, high-quality early learning.

AzAEYC Strategies

  • Promote and expand NAEYC Accreditation across all early childhood education programs in Arizona.

Strategic Priority: The Profession

GOAL: The early childhood profession exemplifies excellence and is recognized as vital and performing a critical role in society.

AzAEYC Strategies


Strategic Priority: Organizational Advancement

GOAL: AzAEYC is a highly valued, credible, and visible membership organization and systems partner. 

AzAEYC Strategies

  • Promote AzAEYC as a trusted and productive collaborator and partner in early childhood education efforts in Arizona.

Strategic Priority: Organizational Excellence 

GOAL: AzAEYC reflects excellence in all aspects of organizational health and vitality and functions as a high performing inclusive organization. 

AzAEYC Strategies 

  • Work with affiliate chapters and membership hubs to best serve the needs of Arizona.

Strategic Priority: Leadership and Innovation 

GOAL: AzAEYC cultivates leadership and incubates innovation strategies that propel the workforce, profession, and systems of early learning.

AzAEYC Strategies

  • Recognize and celebrate uniqueness and excellence in our profession.