April 5, 2021 1:25 pm
Sharon Reede and Tiffany Corona hoped to find answers as part of the Collaborative Planning Community of Practice professional development program, organized by Paradise Valley Community College (PVCC), to deepen their understanding of how children can build relationships by observing them in the classroom and documenting their observations. Read the story.
April 5, 2021 10:14 am
Dulce Shimkus and Dr. Katherine Palmer reflect on the creation of the “Badas and Booms” project by young students, discoveries along the way, and how this collaboration furthered their own personal and professional growth in understanding Children’s Right to Music as a Language. Read the story.
December 22, 2020 1:28 pm
Whether you use it on a stage, to sing with the toddlers in your classroom, to advocate with legislators, or to sing in the shower...your voice is powerful! Read more.
October 28, 2020 11:07 am
Interested in elevating your voice and the voices of early childhood educators? Want to be a part of the movement to advance equity, racial and social justice in early childhood? Apply now
October 22, 2020 2:21 pm
AzAEYC 2020 Scholarship Awardee Jennifer Sullivan reflects on changes in the early education field, the value and the challenges of pursuing higher education while teaching full time, and why advocating for equity in compensation for ECE teachers is at top of her list of plans for the future. Meet Jennifer.
October 7, 2020 2:42 pm
"It is simply not enough to declare, “I’m not a racist.” We must be active. We must speak up. We must be actively anti-racist."
We’ve gathered a list of resources that support educators in teaching for equity. As we discover more resources, we’ll add them to this list. Learn more.
September 14, 2018 10:05 pm
Join us in the Library (LB300) on the northwest corner of campus for a full-day summit regarding NAEYC Accreditation for Institutes of Higher Education. Institutes of Higher Education who formally participate in the cohort are eligible for a $500 travel...
May 23, 2017 4:32 am
Annual Western States Leadership Network (WSLN) Power To The Profession: Under The Desert Skies Wednesday, July 12, 2pm through Saturday, July 15, 12:00 noon ● University of Arizona Campus, Tucson AZ ● $375 (includes most meals & lodging; $50 extra...
May 23, 2017 4:26 am
The Week of the Young Child™ highlights the needs of young children and their families and publicly recognizes early childhood professionals, programs and services. An annual event sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the...
May 20, 2017 3:22 pm
Framing the Work: Achieving Excellence in Early Childhood Education REGISTRATION NOW OPEN The Arizona Department of Education’s Early Childhood Education Unit, in collaboration with the Arizona Head Start Collaboration Office and Southwest Human Development, is hosting a summer conference, The...