Gearing up for Advocacy: The Basics

Here is the presentation from Dr. Shayna Cook during the session “Gearing up for Advocacy: The Basics.” It is available in English and Spanish. Gearing up for Advocacy: The Basics (English)Gearing up for Advocacy: The Basics (Spanish)

Strong, Powerful Voices for Children

Here is the presentation from Lauren Hogan during the Welcome & Opening session titled “Strong, Powerful Voices for Children.” It is available in English and Spanish. Strong, Powerful Voices for Children (English)Strong, Powerful Voices for Children (Spanish)

Postcards from the Educator Appreciation Box

Here is a copy of the postcards included in the Educator Appreciation Boxes. Advocate today by mailing your postcard to your councilmember, use the “Stronger Together” postcard to write a note to a colleague or friend encouraging them to get involved, and use the “Advocacy is Self-Care” postcard to write yourself an encouraging message!  Postcards…

Event Details to Share with the Families at Your Program

We recognize that schedule changes and closures can be challenging, especially during a health pandemic. Here is information you can share with the families at your program to help them understand the need for educators to participate in DC Early EdX. Letter to Families (English) Reconocemos que los cambios de horario y los cierres pueden…

Event Details for Program Administrators/Directors

DC Early EdX 2022 is a virtual professional development event. Active participation is required to earn six professional development hours. Therefore, participants will need to be at home or away from their work environments to fully engage in this experience. Here are additional details to help you determine if this event is the right fit…

New D.C. Event Draws 1,300 to Celebrate Early Childhood Educators

Washington, D.C. — About 1,300 early childhood educators from across the District of Columbia have registered for a virtual gathering to share, learn and celebrate each other and the profession. The District’s early childhood educators help young children learn and grow in safe, healthy, stimulating environments, this past year amid the multiple risks and challenges of…