Erikson talks at the NAEYC annual conference

Erikson staff members were featured in videos showcasing the professional expertise of attendees and presenters at the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Annual Conference, held earlier this month in Dallas.

Math questions matter

“Math is all around us and, for young children, the questions that matter…are math questions,” says Mary Hynes-Berry, senior instructor and member of the Early Math Collaborative in a NAEYC video on math.

Mary Hynes-Berry on math at NAEYC. Watch on YouTube.

Parents play a key role

Educators must keep in mind that parents “want to be a part of their children’s lives and experiences,” says Amanda Armstrong from the TEC Center in a NAEYC video on family engagement.

Amanda Armstrong on family engagement at NAEYC. Watch on YouTube.

Shout out for Early Math Collaborative

Andrea Benkel, director of early childhood education at the Summit School of Ahwatukee in Arizona, talked about how much she loves the Early Math Collaborative in this conference roundup. Her comments begin at 2:18.

NAEYC 2014 Annual Conference & Expo. Watch on YouTube.