Member Benefits

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First Up is the premier association for early childhood educators in Southeastern Pennsylvania. When you become a First Up member, you become part of a growing network of early childhood education professionals who understand the critical role of early learning in children’s lives and the need for good teachers to be lifelong learners and advocates for young children.

First Up membership includes access to:

  • Member Services
  • Advocacy Training
  • Career Advising
  • First Up Conference Discounts
  • Technical Assistance
  • Professional Development
  • And so much more. Isn’t today a good day to join First Up?

Contact Charlene Nolten for more information.

When you become a member of First Up, you become part of a growing network of early childhood education professionals who understand the critical role of early learning in children’s lives and the need for good teachers to be lifelong learners and advocates for young children.

And best of all, when you become a member of First Up, you automatically become a member of PennAEYC and NAEYC. Three memberships for the price of one and access to thousands of connections, resources and colleagues!

Your First Up Membership Includes:

  • Free quarterly “Connection” newsletter subscription
  • Membership in Pennsylvania Association for the Education of Young Children (PennAEYC)
  • Membership in National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Your choice of subscription to Young Children or Teaching Young Children
  • Reduced registration fees for NAEYC conferences
  • 20% discount on all products in NAEYC Catalog or in NAEYC’s online store
  • Four new NAEYC publications each year (for comprehensive members)
  • 18% online discount from Beckers School Supplies with a special promo code for First Up Members