Professionals who work with very young children and their families can join professional community dedicated to their development needs.
WASHINGTON — ZERO TO THREE, a leader in early childhood development for 40 years, now offers a membership option for professionals supporting very young children and their families.
The work of ZERO TO THREE members spans the field of early care and education, early intervention, child welfare, infant mental health and pediatrics. ZERO TO THREE memberships are designed to enhance the connection between ZERO TO THREE and professionals in these areas.
“The organization appreciates that these professionals need and want more opportunities to engage with us and with each other,” said Matthew Melmed, executive director of ZERO TO THREE. “By offering exclusive members-only benefits, we can strengthen our relationship with professionals who perform vital work that helps give children a strong start in life.”
From networking opportunities to access to exclusive member-only resources, joining ZERO TO THREE with a one-year membership has many benefits. Members receive a subscription to the information-filled ZERO TO THREE Journal, available in print and digital access or with digital access-only for a discounted rate. There is also discount on registration to the ZERO TO THREE Annual Conference for members. Other member benefits include:
- Free monthly ZERO TO THREE Journal Author Spotlights
- Free online topical sessions, like Reflective Supervision, Critical Competencies for Early Childhood Educators and the new DC:0-5
- Member-pricing on tools and resources in the ZERO TO THREE Bookstore
- Exclusive member-only email newsletters
- Automatic enrollment in the ZERO TO THREE Policy Network
- Online Member Exclusive free tools and resources
- Networking through members-only ZERO TO THREE LinkedIn group
ZERO TO THREE membership fulfills the Child Development Associate credential for having a current membership with a national or local early childhood professional organization.
Getting a membership is easy. Discounts are available for students and retirees, and volume discounts are available for those with more than 10 members from their school or organization.
About ZERO TO THREE
ZERO TO THREE works to ensure all babies and toddlers benefit from the family and community connections critical to their well-being and development. Since 1977, the organization has advanced the proven power of nurturing relationships by transforming the science of early childhood into helpful resources, practical tools and responsive policies for millions of parents, professionals and policymakers.