Membership

As an early childhood professional, you know the early years are learning years.  You also know that early childhood education issues involve many crucial decisions at the state and local level.  By selecting MaineAEYC as your state affiliate when joining or renewing your membership with NAEYC, you’ll play a greater role in improving early childhood education around the country, your state and local community.  Join today!

Screen Shot 2016-03-20 at 12.32.24 PMJoin NAEYC and you’ll help to:

  • Improve your teaching and learning
  • Raise the quality of early childhood programs
  • Build the early childhood profession
  • Promote public support and policies for young children
As a member, you’ll receive:
from NAEYC:

“I have been a comprehensive NAEYC member for more than 15 years. My teaching staff love the YC magazine. We use them over and over as a resource. Additionally, the books that we receive every quarter are some of the best that NAEYC puts out, and provide us with up-to-date information in all of the ECE domains.” -Camelia Babson-Haley

  • Reduced subscription fees for the highly respected publication Early Childhood Research Quarterly
  • Reduced member prices for NAEYC resources
  • 10% Tuition reduction at Walden University
  • Reduced registration fees at NAEYC sponsored conferences and seminars
  • Opportunities to participate in various insurance plans to meet your personal and professional needs, including professional liability insurance and an association sponsored credit card service
  • Voting rights in NAEYC elections to help shape the future of the early childhood profession
  • 5% discount and free shipping on purchases through Lakeshore Learning, a company that provides a wide range of products and educational materials for early childhood programs and classrooms.

from MaineAEYC:

  • Reduced rates on MaineAEYC conferences
  • local networking opportunities
  • mentoring support from others in MaineAEYC

Membership Options:

Comprehensive – Stay up-to-date with professional resources in early childhood education.  You’ll receive an additional six publications from NAEYC as they are released throughout the year.  Enhance your professional development while building your personal library of early childhood resources.  $100 / year
RegularA basic membership to meet your professional needs.  $60 / year
Student
A special option available to students currently enrolled in professional preparation programs (CDA, associate, bachelor’s or graduate degree).  $45 / year