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Help your friend develop stronger leadership skills by recommending a
quality membership like the Association for Early Learning Leaders’
membership program, and receive a FREE Association turvis tumbler once membership is confirmed!

Step 1 – Send an email to your friend asking him/her to join the Association membership.

Step 2– Fill out a Membership Referral Form. Make sure to use promo code MDRIVE14 to claim your prize.
Step 3– When
your friend creates an account with the email address you referred them
with, and becomes part of the Association; we’ll send you an Association
t-shirt of your choice! Offers may be subject to change or substitution without notice.

that simple! Invite your friend to join an Association that provides
them with solutions in the areas of leadership, resources, professional
development, program standards, human resources and legal insights!

Use this sample message to forward to your friends or write your own.


“Take advantage of this special friends-only
promotion. With my referral, you can receive a FREE limited edition
t-shirt, in addition to the plethora of other member benefits. The
Association for Early Learning Leaders’ membership provides professional
development opportunities to strengthen and enhance your leadership
role-it’s great! To claim your gift, please fill out a form at Offers may be subject to change or substitution without notice.




Beginning 6/1/2020, the National Accreditation Commission will resume conducting validation visits. The Accreditation Office will work with individual programs to determine the impact of local restrictions on a potential visit. The safety of program families and staff and National Accreditation Commission validators is of the utmost importance and at the heart of all decisions made during the ongoing public health crisis. Please direct any questions and concerns to Erin Schmidt, Director of Accreditation, at [email protected]. Please monitor this website for further developments and updates. From the Accreditation Team to your team, stay safe and be well.


For access to our free COVID-19 related webinars and downloadable resources, please visit our Upcoming Webinars page.