Welcome to the Arizona Early Childhood Professional Development Network, which serves as a resource to build Arizona's early education workforce and promote the early childhood professional development system. The goal of this site is to serve as a central, one-stop location that connects early childhood practitioners and others interested in the field with information and resources to advance their careers.
For preschoolers in the United States, the pressure is on to learn math early and learn it well. The No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) has put pressure on schools to make sure that all students are meeting state standards for achievement, and this has resulted in more rigorous math curricula and testing, starting in early elementary school....Read More
By providing an environment rich in language and where thinking is encouraged, you can help your preschooler develop important numeracy and literacy skills. Here are four everyday examples of ways to integrate language and math....Read More