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Iowa AEYC Membership Scholarships - Applications Available — Nov 16, 2021

Iowa AEYC Membership Scholarships Applications are AVAILABLE! Iowa AEYC is again offering "Tony Lacy Memorial Membership Scholarships." This year, due to limited scholarships we are prioritizing non-members who are interested in joining Iowa AEYC for the first time. We are...

Moving the Needle on Compensation Recommendations — Oct 21, 2021

Partners and Stakeholders, I am pleased to share with you the final recommendations of Iowa AEYC’s Moving the Needle on Compensation project. The goal of this work was to address early childhood educator compensation through the development of new strategies, better public policies...

ACTION ALERT: Urge Congress to #SolveChildCare — Sep 2, 2021

Action Alert: Urge Congress to #SolveChildCare Decisions are being made on Capitol Hill right now that will determine whether Congress will pass a major investment in America’s child care and early learning system before a key window of opportunity closes at the end of this year.  ...

Child Care WAGE$® IOWA is Now Statewide  — Aug 18, 2021

Child Care WAGE$® IOWA is Now Statewide As you may know, Iowa received federal stimulus funds to support the stability of child care as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The Department of Human Services is using some of those funds to support the Child Care WAGE$ program in...