naeyc professional standards
find research-based resources, tips and ideas for families—from child development to reading, writing, music, math, and more! join us at the members-only event and build your advocacy skills, expand your networks, and advance federal and state early childhood policy. find a sponsorship opportunity that’s right for you and help support early childhood educators, parents, and other professionals. discover the benefits of early childhood accreditation, learn about the four step process, find support and resources for your program or login to the accreditation portal. the second draft of the leveling of the professional standards and competencies for early childhood educators is now available. understand the level of knowledge and skills related to the standards and competencies they need to master or support in their professional roles.