Who We Are
AECA is an affiliate of the Southern Early Childhood Association. We care about young children. We support caregivers, educators and parents. We advocate for children. We educate partners and stakeholders. We are influencers. AECA stands in the gap for children.
To contribute to the professional growth of persons working with and for young children.
To work to improve the standards for group care and education of children, and improve the quality of life for them.
To provide support for AECA members in their work for these objective
Working for the children
For more than 50 years AECA has worked for quality care and education for the children of Arkansas. In conjunction with its affiliation with the Southern Early Childhood Association (SECA), a 13 state regional organization, our goal is to:
- Expand professional growth opportunities
- Produce beneficial publications
- Support public policy issues for southern children
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