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Rule Changes from the NM Early Childhood Education and Care Department

The New Mexico Early Childhood Education and Care Department (ECECD) has proposed a series of rule changes with the goal of making it easier for families to access child care assistance. You can help by submitting comments to ECECD supporting the changes. 

Nature Nurtures All

Responding to and Modifying the World Around Us

A virtual/hybrid conference March 5-6, 2021

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Join One of Our Free Virtual Workshops!

NMAEYC is partnering with Explora to provide free virtual workshops for Early Childhood Educators to bring the magic of Explora out to all the Early Childhood centers in the state.

COVID Video Stories

NMAEYC documented stories across our community, during the pandemic – from parents, to teachers and policy makers.  These are the videos that tell those stories.

COVID-19 Resources

We’ve compiled some helpful and fun resources to help you through the COVID school closures and transition into whatever comes next.

Who is NMAEYC?

The New Mexico Association for the Education of Young Children (NMAEYC) is one of the strongest voices for Early Childhood Professionals in New Mexico.  NMAEYC supports quality care and education for the well-being of young children, birth to eight, through professional development, research and advocacy for the early childhood educator workforce. We are the NM state affiliate of NAEYC, the National Association for the Education of Young Children—the largest organization representing children in the world.

Become a Member

NMAEYC serves all Early Childhood Professionals across New Mexico. Join our community now and get connected to valuable resources and opportunities to support bright futures for ALL young children, educators, and families.

Transform Your Work

We are here to empower YOU to make a difference in the lives of children and families through professional development, advocacy, networking more.

Become a Sponsor

NMAEYC Sponsorship provides valuable brand advertising for your organization. Our sponsor benefits offer opportunities to align your brand with NMAEYC and to share your message with a diverse audience.

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1208 San Pedro Dr NE #258
Albuquerque, NM 87110

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