Your voice matters. It's tough to stress just how important it is for you, as an ECE, to support your provincial association and have a voice on issues of importance to you. We depend on the size and strength of our membership to allow us to engage, plan and advocate for system changes and further public investment in the ELCC sector.


Posted: 28 September, 2023
Category: Articles

Each year, September 30 marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The day honours the children who never returned home and Survivors of residential schools, as well as their families and communities.

Posted: 28 August, 2023
Category: Reports and Briefs

A budget for now and the future Author: Alternative Federal Budget Working Group
Source: Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Format: Report
Publication Date: 24 Aug 2023 AVAILABILITY

Posted: 24 July, 2023
Category: Updates and Announcements

AECEA, ECELC and the University of Alberta are recruiting participants in the early learning and child care (ELCC) sector for a research project, Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Workforce Stability Project.

Posted: 28 June, 2023
Category: Updates and Announcements

2023 AECEA Awards

Posted: 17 April, 2023
Category: Government Updates

Children's Services launches additional technical briefings on the Cost Control Framework and For-Profit Expansion Plan Technical Briefings. VIEW THE LETTER

Posted: 14 April, 2023
Category: Professional Development

Are you currently employed in the child care field?

Posted: 13 April, 2023
Category: Articles

The Canadian Children’s Literacy Foundation (CCLF) has launched 

Posted: 5 April, 2023
Category: Reports and Briefs

In fall 2022, the Muttart Foundation in partnership with the Association of Early Childhood Educators of Alberta and the Alberta Leaders Caucus sponsored a series of focus group discussions with certified early childhood educators…

Posted: 3 April, 2023
Category: Articles

Advocates say Alberta needs to improve compensation for early childhood educators so they stay in the system at the same time the number of spaces is expanding dramatically under the federal government's plan for $10-a-day child care. 

Posted: 3 April, 2023
Category: Updates and Announcements, Conferences

AECEA is excited to announce that award nominations are now open. Please see below for information on 2023's awards and nominate someone today!