The Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children (PAEYC) is the professional membership organization for those involved with the early care and education of young children.
Doctors, lawyers and other professionals have membership associations which provide a unified voice for - and on behalf of - their members.
In the same way, PAEYC serves as a community resource, an advocate for quality and a voice for those in the profession of early care and education. PAEYC currently serves more than 1600 members and is governed by an elected board. Members, and those interested in becoming members, are encouraged to serve on a committee and take an active role in PAEYC programs including:
- Membership Services
- Advocacy and Public Policy
- Professional Development
- Community Engagement
- Participation in Quality Enhancement Projects
- Comprehensive ($131 annually)
- Regular ($87 annually)
- Membership ($67 annually)