The purpose of the Principles of Child Development and Learning session is to promote excellence in early childhood education by providing a framework for best practices. Grounded in the research on child development, and in the knowledge base regarding educational effectiveness, the review of these principles outlines practices that promote young children’s optimal learning and development.

This session will review the 12 Principles outlined as the most updated position of the National Association for the Education of Young Children to better promote and understand practices in the early childhood field. Connections and alignments with previous knowledge and experiences from the participants will provide a variety of strategies and activities to share with early childhood educators.

Date: July 23, 2019

Time: 9 am- 4 pm


United Way Center for Excellence - Main Stage

3250 SW 3rd Avenue- 

Miami, FL 33129