NAEYC Early Learning Program Accreditation Overview Session: Frequently Asked Questions

NAEYC offers many helpful accreditation resources on its website. Here’s a rundown of some common questions and related links.

Where can I find an Overview of the Ten Standards? 

NAEYC Early Learning Program “10 Standards” Overview

Where can I find information to help me with the Portal?

Accreditation Portal Resources

Where do I find the Self-Report Form?

Self-Report Form

Where do I find the “Gearing up for Self-Study” document?

“Gearing Up for Self-Study” document

Where do I find the eligibility requirements for NAEYC Accreditation?

Eligibility Requirements for NAEYC Accreditation

I want to download the NAEYC Early Learning Program Accreditation Standards and Assessment Items.  Where do I find it?

NAEYC Early Learning Program Accreditation Standards and Assessment Items

Where can I find information about the fees for NAEYC Accreditation?

Accreditation Fees

Where do I find the Portfolio Tools?

Where do I find the Observation Tools?                  

Where do I find the Site Visit Protocol?

 Where is the 72-Hour Policy located?

72-Hour Notification Policy

Who do I contact if I have more questions?

Use our interactive map to find contact information for the AQIS facilitator in your region.

Last updated November 4, 2021