The Fort Huachuca Child Development Programs, the New Beginnings and Expanding Horizons Child Development Center and the Part Day Strong Beginnings Program located in the School Age Center, received notification that they earned the National Association for the Education of Young Children, or NAEYC, accreditation Jan. 24.
The NAEYC is the nation?'s leading organization of early childhood professionals.
"We're proud to have earned the mark of quality from NAEYC and to be recognized for our commitment to reaching the highest professional standards," said Maria Lopez Velazquez, director, Child Development Center Programs. "The NAEYC accreditation lets Families in our community know that children in our programs are getting the best care and early learning experiences possible."
This is the first accreditation for Expanding Horizons and the Strong Beginnings Program, and a renewal accreditation for New Beginnings.