For Half a Century

The Voice of Early Childhood Education


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DVAEYC improves Early Childhood Education quality and access in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Learn more about us and how we work.


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Delaware Valley
Association for the Education of Young Children

For 50 years, we have championed high quality early care and education for children from birth to age 8 in Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Today, DVAEYC boasts more than 1,600 active members. With 25 professionals on staff, we’re one of the country’s largest local NAEYC affiliates. And we continue to grow by leaps and bounds.

We invite you to join us as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary in 2017. Click the button below to learn more about some of the members who have helped to make us great!

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Our work benefits from strategic relationships with allies, funders, and supporters in the larger Early Childhood Education world.