If you have decided to join you may wonder, "What categorie is right for me?"

If you are a current member you may wonder, "With the NEW NAEYC, what are my current benefits?"

If you are a current member and considering renewing you may wonder, "With the NEW NAEYC, do I want to retain my current membership category or whould another one meet my needs better?

Click here to see an At-A-Glance Membership Benefits chart.


All Iowa AEYC members, regardless of category receive the following benefits:


Entry Level Membership ($30)

Entry Level membership is a digitally-based introduction to NAEYC and its diverse professional resources. Are you a student or young professional joining NAEYC for the first time? This is where to start!

In addition, Iowa AEYC benefits include:

Family Membership ($35)

This is an exciting, brand NEW membership option designed for members outside of the early learning profession, including parents, family members, and early childhood advocates. Benefits include:

  • Access to exclusive NAEYC content specifically for families. Looking for high-quality early learning centers? Wondering how best to support your child’s learning once they get home from school? This is the membership option for you!
  • Access to NAEYC's Interest Forums, where you can connect with members to learn about specific topics in early childhood. A great resource for families!
  • Discounted insurance offerings, including home, auto, and life insurance.
  • 20 percent discount on all orders from NAEYC's online store, as well as access to exclusive member-only sales during the year.
  • Discounted subscription rates for additional publications and resources: Early Childhood Research QuarterlyExchange MagazineHighlights High FiveHighlights Hello, and Education Week.

In addition, Iowa AEYC benefits include:‚Äč

  • Buy 1/Get 1 FREE raffle tickets at the Fall Institute.
  • $5 off the Fall Institute Registration.
  • $5 off the Spring Institute Registration.
Standard Membership ($69)
NAEYC Standard membership ensures you're fully equipped as a professional, with the latest resources, events, research, discounts, and more. Benefits at the Standard level include ALL Entry Level benefits, plus:
In addition, Iowa AEYC benefits include ALL Entry Level benefits, plus:
Premium Membership ($150)
NAEYC Premium membership provides unparalleled access to NAEYC's robust suite of member benefits. Premium members receive ALL benefits at the Entry and Standard levels, in addition to:

In addition, Iowa AEYC benefits include ALL Entry and Standard levels, plus: