Editor’s Note: Part of your job as an early childhood leader is to spark conversations and raise awareness about the importance of early care and education. But for many of us, the word “advocacy” seems intimidating and hard to manage. Throughout the next several weeks the McCormick Center will publish blog posts that provide some tips for diving in and getting started.
Have you ever had an “ah-ha” moment shook you out of your socks a bit and shifted that way you were thinking about something? Below I share one of mine related to advocacy and its link to technology.
Are you interested in diving more into the topic of early childhood advocacy? Don’t miss this year’s Leadership Connections preconference session, Changing the World for Children: Six Steps to Advocacy, on May 13 presented by Ken Jaffe.
What are your thoughts? How have you utilized social media to advocate for the value of early childhood education?