Helpful Links

Childcare Information Exchange  www.ChildCareExchange.com
Resources, articles, training opportunities for early childhood professionals and parents.

North American Reggio Alliance  www.reggioalliance.org
A network of educators, parents, and advocates dedicated to an educational philosophy inspired by the schools of Reggio Emilia, Italy. Publications, professional development listings, membership, and list of Reggio schools.

National Association for the Education of Young Children  www.NAEYC.org
The nation’s largest and most influential organization dedicated to improving the quality of programs for children ages birth through third grade. Site includes information and resources for parents and early childhood professionals, including listings of accredited programs.

Maine Roads to Quality  muskie.usm.maine.edu/maineroads
Maine Roads ot Quality promotes and supports professionalism in the childcare and early education fields in Maine. Site has information and resources.

Harvest Resources  www.ecetrainers.com
Marge Carter and Deb Curtis, authors of The Visionary Director and Training Teachers: A Harvest of Theory and Practice host this website for staff development resources, including tools and articles about professional development.

Zero to Three  www.zerotothree.org
The leading resource on the first three years of life, useful for parents and educators.