Information from: https://www.cdacouncil.org/resources/find-ece-organizations
NAEYC has grown to become the largest association of its kind in the world. It includes more than 80,000 members from around the world. Members of the NAEYC get a special 20 percent discount on conferences, books and resources. It is designed for educators who work with children up to eight years old. In addition, the NAEYC offers a national accreditation system for early childhood programs through national and local affiliates.
This international association is designed to encourage the education of all children. It works with children from birth to their teenage years.
This is one of the professional early childhood education associations that is devoted specifically to Head Start children. The NHSA is designed to support the Head Start community through training and professional development.
The Council for Exceptional Children is the largest international association for this purpose. It includes more than 30,000 members and offers professional development opportunities.
The goals of International Association of Early Childhood Education are to enhance international studies by sharing views among educators and practitioners in the early childhood community and to develop methods for creative teaching and a better learning environment for young children.
Information from: http://www.iaece.org/e01.html