Higher Education Priorities and Initiatives
Higher Education Quality Assurance
Through its higher education accreditation system, NAEYC provides a mechanism for early childhood degree programs to demonstrate their commitment to high-quality professional preparation.
Information for Higher Education Students
Looking to pursue a degree in Early Childhood Education? Discover what characteristics to look for and where to find a degree that's right for you.
Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators
The Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators describe what early childhood educators should know and be able to do.
Resources for Higher Education Faculty
Online Community of Practice
The online community of practice for faculty is your place to share best practices, provide current resources on topics of interest and engage in meaningful dialogue with others involved in teacher preparation.
Build your Public Policy Knowledge
The potential reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) presents a unique opportunity for Congress to help build a stronger current and future early childhood education profession.