The Austin Chapter advocates for policies consistent with our vision and mission. With a focus on quality for children and families, AAEYC works with government agencies and fellow stakeholders to promote high-quality, developmentally appropriate early childhood education for all children.

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Local Advocacy

Early Childhood Council of the City of Austin

The Austin Chapter attends the monthly meetings of the Early Childhood Council to provide updates and recommendations. The Austin Chapter has a standing agenda item on the council’s monthly meeting agenda.

The Austin Chapter has a seat on the School Readiness Action Plan (SRAP) Leadership Team for the Success by Six initiative spearheaded by United Way of Austin.

State Advocacy

The Texas Association for the Education of Young Children (TXAEYC) is responsible for state level advocacy efforts. For state level advocacy information, visit TXAEYC.

National Advocacy

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) coordinates national advocacy efforts. Subscribe to national policy updates by visiting NAEYC.