What is PACE?
The Professional Association for Childhood Education is a non-profit membership-based professional association in California for private childcare providers. As a leading advocate on early education, PACE represents its members on the state and national level. Every year, PACE hosts a variety of events including leadership seminars, a statewide annual conference, regional training, and roundtable "hot topic" discussions that can reach over 500 participants. In addition, PACE provides member exclusive access to discounted insurance, and purchasing programs.
Who Should Join?
Private school owners, administrators, early care and education directors, teachers, business professionals, community leaders, legislators, and advocates who are committed to improving the quality of early care and education.
Why Join PACE?
PACE advances the profession of childhood education. Becoming a PACE member gives you access to resources and services for early care and education professionals to enhance business management practices through education, networking and advocay.