America for Early Ed To-Go Boxes

The America for Early Ed To-Go Box brings fun and important non-partisan advocacy tools and resources right to your front door! Perfect for conferences, meetings, and all ECE settings, the contents of this box will help you raise up early childhood education and educators in this year’s elections! Together, we can make sure that our votes help make the future brighter for all our children and families.

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You can also access the below virtual library of resources that are part of each To-Go box. Together, let’s make sure #ECEwins!

AFEE VOTER PLEDGE CARDS

High-quality early childhood education benefits children, families, and our country's economy. Make sure all candidates know we stand for expanding opportunity, supporting excellence, and investing in early childhood educators by adding your voice to the "Our Votes. Their Futures." campaign and pledging to vote early or on Election Day. Completed voter pledge cards should be scanned and emailed to advocacy@naeyc.org or mailed to NAEYC, 1313 L St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005.

TOWN HALL SIGNS

Equip yourself with our Town Hall Signs - complete with ECE slogans, facts, and questions to ask your candidate at a town hall.

AFEE Logos

America for Early Ed Logos are available in color jpeg and png versions.

AFEE Half-Page and Quarter-Page Conference Ads

Your conference program is a great way to highlight things that are important. Capitalize on the opportunity and make sure you add an America for Early Ed ad to your conference program!

AFEE PowerPoint

The America for Early Ed powerpoint elevates why children need us to step up our advocacy game, what principles guide our work, and what tools, resources, and advocacy opportunities are available through this work.

ELECTION DAY ACTIVITIES

Maybe you’ve been communicating about an upcoming election for weeks (or months!)—but maybe not. Either way, here are some activities you can do ON Election Day to make sure people in your net- work exercise their right and responsibility to vote.

GOTV ACTIVITIES FOR NONPROFITS

GOTV stands for Get Out The Vote! GOTV is not a single activity but coordinated activities that encourage people to vote. Nonprofits that have a 501(c)3 tax status can be well positioned to help with GOTV activities. Download the flyer to learn more.

BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS WITH CANDIDATES

Strong relationships build trust and help ensure that policymakers know who you are, how you can be helpful, and why your mission is important. Put time into cultivating relationships, and your efforts will pay off— in the short term and the long term! Here are some tips to help.

Video: “How you can advocate for early learning”

This video can be downloaded and used as part of a slideshow presentation, on your event website, and more!

Video: “You Voted for Early Ed, Now What?”

This video can be downloaded and used as part of a slideshow presentation, on your event website, and more!

Video: "Fostering an Entire Generation"

Originally part of our #TeacherAppreciationWeek campaign, this video can be downloaded and used as part of a slideshow presentation, on your event website, and more!

Video: "What do you love about being an Early Childhood Educator?"

Originally part of our #TeacherAppreciationWeek campaign, this video can be downloaded and used as part of a slideshow presentation, on your event website, and more!

AFEE Postcards

Download our advocacy postcard and commit to supporting greater investments in early childhood education! Print it out, write down the efforts you promise to participate in, and share your postcard via social media with the hashtag #ECEWins!

AFEE Social Media Signs

Get social and take a selfie with these AFEE social media signs. Print, write, snap a pic, post, and tag #ECEWins!

AFEE Stickers

Show and share your support with these America for Early Ed stickers!