Mission & Vision

Mission Statement: “Ensuring the success of young children through advocacy, research, and action.”

Vision: The network focuses on the following key areas, with advocacy embedded into all of our activities: (1) Professional Learning, (2) Research in Action, and (3) Building Knowledge and Capacity. Some of the overarching ideas for the three areas include:

(1) Professional Learning

  • professional development such as conferences, special interest groups, and workshops

(2) Research in Action

  • monitor and share provincial research and program evaluations
  • collaborative school board and partnership research projects
  • collaboration between research and educational practice

(3) Building Knowledge and Capacity

  • share early years research, initiatives, and best practices
  • collaboration and coordination
  • network with early years organizations and community partners
  • online repository of early years resources