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Early Childhood Education: Resources on the Web

Welcome to the Early Childhood Education Program @ VGCC!

NAEYC Accredited Early Childhood Higher Education Program

The Early Childhood Education curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from birth through eight in diverse learning environments. Course work includes child growth and development; physical/nutritional needs of children; care and guidance of children; and communication skills with families and children.

The Early Childhood Education Associate Degree is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children’s Associate Program Standards. For more information, please visit the Association's accreditation website.

Department Chair/Instructor
(252) 738-3471

Our Conceptual Framework:

VGCC's Early Childhood Department, Developing the CLEARR EC Professional: Collaborative Professionals, Lifelong Learners, Experienced, Assured in Personal Capacity, Resourceful, Reflective

NAEYC on Twitter

FPG Institute on Twitter

Zero to Three on Twitter

Professional & Nonprofit Organizations

Childhood Education Degrees & Programs

Childhood Education Resources in NC

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U.S. Government Resources

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Articles on Childhood Education

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