Colorado Association for the Education of Young Children, Boulder Countyhttp://coloradoaeyc.org
CAEYC, a professional membership organization, serves and acts on behalf of early childhood educators through advocacy, leadership and professional development. 1. To promote high quality developmentally appropriate, accessible early childhood care and educational services for Colorado children from birth to age eight. 2. To offer professional development opportunities to early childhood educators. 3. To advocate for improved compensation, working conditions, and recognition for individuals in the early childhood profession. 4. To educate and influence policymakers, elected officials and the public at large to achieve the mission and goals of CAEYC. To cooperate with local, state, and national organizations and agencies working with and for young children.