Welcome to AEYC
The Association for the Education of Young Children, Southeast Alaska (AEYC) has been serving early educators, families, and community members since 1982.
Our mission: “With a cohesive voice, our membership encourages excellence through leadership, advocacy and education, for the needs and rights of all young children in our communities.”
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NEW!! Register Now!
Resilience & the Power of Relationships
An early childhood social emotional learning symposium
Sponsored by AEYC Southeast Alaska
March 17-19, 2016 at Centennial Hall, Juneau Alaska
Join us for over 20 breakout sessions on all aspects of social emotional development with keynote speaker Richard Cohen.
Thursday March 17: Afternoon Leadership Retreat
Friday and Saturday March 18, 19 : Full Day Symposium
To register, visit www.aeyc-conference.org, email email@example.com, or call 907-789-1235 | 888-785-1235.
Keynote Speaker: Keri Krout
Keri Krout travels throughout the country providing keynotes and workshops that touch the heart and inspire us to give our best selves to children. She is a columnist, a certified parent coach, past child development program director, and joyful mother of seven children, and soon to be published author. Her vision has broadened her vision and passion for children, and adults is stronger than ever. Her presentations at NAEYC conferences have received standing ovations. Learn more about Keri at www.KeriKrout.com.
Double your Dividend!
Pick.Click.Give. when you file for your PFD by March 31st and be entered to win an extra PFD. Donate to AEYC and your dollars will go toward supporting the Dolly Parton Imagination Library throughout SE Alaska. This program gives free books to children under the age of five to support them in kindergarten readiness.
If you’ve already filed, it’s easy to log on again and choose a cause that matters to you.
Child Care Shortage: Juneau, Ketchikan, Skagway
If you have a child under age 6 and are struggling to find child care, you are not alone! There are currently fewer licensed child care openings in Juneau, Ketchikan, and Skagway than any time in the past two decades. What do I do If I cannot find care?
Business of Caring
Every Third Thursday of the Month from 12-1 pm at the AEYC Office
Would you like to become a child care provider? Do you know about the many benefits and supports available through AEYC/thread? Stop by our office to find out more. We'll answer your questions and point you in the right direction to get started.