EIN 36-6009499

National Association for the Education of Young Children

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Naeyc promotes high-quality early learning for all young children, connecting childhood practice, policy, and research through membership, conferences, and publications.
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Program areas at National Association for the Education of Young Children

Accreditation of ece higher Education and early learning programs - naeyc guides the early childhood Education field through its unifying standards for practice and two accreditation systems - naeyc accreditation of early learning programs and naeyc accreditation/recognition of higher Education programs. More than 5,800 early learning programs serving Young Children are naeyc accredited as of naeyc's fiscal year ending august 31, 2022. There are also more than 200 naeyc accredited higher Education programs preparing early childhood educators.
Conferences and meetings - naeyc's annual events are integral to the impact it has on the early childhood profession. In naeyc's fiscal year ending august 31, 2022, naeyc hosted its second successful virtual annual conference (november) that drew over 3,700 early Education professionals as they gathered to learn, connect, and grow as a profession. the annual conference featured 125 sessions across 18 topic areas such as developmentally appropriate practice (dap), equity/diversity/anti-bias, family engagement, trauma, social/emotional development, stem, professionalism, leadership, and ethics. the conference also focused on the release of naeyc's fourth edition of developmentally appropriate practice in early childhood programs. Naeyc's public policy forum also took place virtually with more than 1,300 early childhood educators and advocates from all 50 states and the district of columbia participating in two days of more than 20 online, interactive, and recorded sessions featuring federal, state, and local ece policy experts and leaders, followed by multiple days of virtual visits with congressional members and staffers. Finally, naeyc was able to resume its first in-person professional learning institute in cleveland, Ohio since the covid-19 pandemic. the institute featured over 200 sessions presented by experts and other thought leaders which drew 1,400 attendees. Additionally, the institute had 48 exhibitors.
Publications - naeyc offers the early childhood field current, relevant, research-based guidance on providing high-quality educational opportunities for Children from birth through age 8. Naeyc published six books in its fiscal year ending august 31, 2022: (i) the Young child and mathematics, third edition; (ii) developmentally appropriate practice in early childhood programs serving Children from birth through age 8, fourth edition; (iii) infants and toddlers at play: choosing the right stuff for learning and development; (iv) media literacy for Young Children; (v) digital tools for learning, creating, and thinking: developmentally appropriate strategies for early childhood educators; and (vi) preschoolers at play: choosing the right stuff for learning and development.naeyc published four issues of teaching Young Children and four issues of Young Children. the four issues of teaching Young Children included a range of timely and research-based topics, including playful content learning; a focus on math; developmentally appropriate technology in preschool; and nature learning indoors and out. the four issues of Young Children contained clusters of articles addressing the following topics: dap and playful learning; preparing early childhood educators; individuality and inclusive practices; supporting literacy through engaging instruction and materials.
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Grants made by National Association for the Education of Young Children

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Child Care Aware of AmericaChild Development$97,500
Arizona Association for the Education of Young Children (AZAEYC)Child Development$75,000
Advocates for Children of New JerseyChild Development$55,000
...and 7 more grants made

Who funds National Association for the Education of Young Children

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Advance the Implementation of the Unifying Framework for the Early Childhood Education Profession Resulting in Stronger Advocacy Infrastructure and Narrative Change Through Elevating the Voices Within the Early Childhood Community$500,000
Alliance FOR EARLY SUCCESS$406,500
Pritzker Traubert Family FoundationBuilding Awareness and Education on Importance of Early Childhood Development$100,000
...and 4 more grants received

Personnel at National Association for the Education of Young Children

Rhian Evans AllvinChief Executive Officer / Executive Director$290,743
Jill HarrisChief Operating and Financial Officer / Chief Financial Officer / Deputy Chief Executive , Finance and Operations$194,818
Michelle KangChief Strategy and Innovation Officer$208,109
Lauren Hogan Policy profAdvocacy , Managing Director$157,540
Nancy GriswoldGeneral Counsel and Assistant Secretary$182,740
...and 13 more key personnel

Financials for National Association for the Education of Young Children

RevenuesFYE 08/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,657,214
Program services$10,863,361
Investment income and dividends$673,013
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$35,312
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$275,460
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$2,843,763
Miscellaneous revenues$38,902
Total revenues$18,387,025

Form 990s for National Association for the Education of Young Children

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2021-082022-02-03990View PDF
2020-082021-04-06990View PDF
2019-082020-09-15990View PDF
2018-082019-04-15990View PDF
2017-082018-04-10990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s
Data update history
July 5, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
June 12, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
May 23, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 8 new personnel
May 13, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 4 new vendors, including , , , and
May 12, 2023
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $500,000 from W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)
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General information
1401 H St NW 600
Washington, DC 20005
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
(202) 232-8777
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Form 990
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B03: Education Professional Societies and Associations
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
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