The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is the nation's largest and most influential organization of early childhood educators and others dedicated to improving the quality of programs for children from birth through third grade. www.naeyc.org
The Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) works to promote and support in the global community the optimal education and development of children, from birth through early adolescence. www.acei.org
The New Hampshire Child Care Resource & Referral Network is a network of 10 child care resource and referral programs. Members of the Network provide a variety of supports and services to both families and providers. www.nhccrr.org
The New Hampshire Child Development Bureau strives to promote quality care and education for young children and their families. Amongst the Bureau's initiatives is a professional development system that includes a voluntary credentialing system for early childhood professionals and tuition assistance for early childhood education courses.http://www.dhhs.nh.gov/dcyf/cdb/documents/earlychildhood.pdf.