Peninsula Association for the Education of Young Children

Peninsula Association for the Education of Young Children © 2016    Privacy Policy 

PO Box 9702 San Jose CA 95157-0702

​—Educational Programs

—Organizes presentations and workshops

—Leads tours of ECE centers

—Month of the Young Child
—Participates in the planning and presenting of the annual Month of the Young Child Fair, San Jose
—Participates in the planning and presenting of the annual Foothill College Child Development Club Week of the Young Child Event
—Public Policy
—Spearheads the process of learning more about current policies involving young children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
—Web Technologies & Communication
—Composes bi-monthly newsletter
—Updates PAEYC website
—Engages in social networking

​​—Awards & Grants
—Publicizes the availability of grants and awards for education workshops, conferences, and classes
—Reviews applications and recommends recipients to the board
—Accreditation
—Organizes workshops and round table events to support local sites pursuing the newly revised NAEYC accreditation
—Nominations & Elections
—Identifies and recruits candidates for vacant board positions
—Creates forms, ballots, etc. for elections
—Records election outcomes
—Provider Recognition Event
—Helps to recognize our hardworking peers in a fun and social manner

Family Child Care

—A few specific ways to contribute are:

—Become a committee chair or a member for a committee

—Assist in registering attendees at an event

—Write an article for an e-newsletter or solicit others to write articles

—Act as a liaison to a college or organization on behalf of PAEYC

—Help keep our online calendar updated with events linked to early childhood

Join a PAEYC Committee