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About RIAEYC

Rhode Island Association for the Education of Young Children (RIAEYC) is the state affiliate of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Rhode Island AEYC and NAEYC are dedicated to improving the well-being of all young children, with particular focus on the quality of educational and developmental services for young children. 

RIAEYC is the managing agency for BrightStars, RI's Quality Rating and Improvement System. RIAEYC also manages the RI Early Childhood Conference and other professional development sessions each year.

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