Organizational Membership

WECAN invites and encourages all early childhood programs, including home-based kindergartens and childcare programs, birth to three programs and early childhood teacher education programs and institutes, to become organizational members. The WECAN organizational path to membership leads from Associate Member status to Full Membership.

For more information on the benefits and criteria for these two membership categories, download one of our Membership Handbooks:

WECAN Membership Handbook
WECAN Teacher Education Membership Handbook

For membership application and renewal documents, select from the menu below.

If you are unable to download the document(s) you need, please request them directly from WECAN and we will e-mail them to you.

For schools and programs , contact: .

For teacher education institutes and programs , contact: .

Please note: In light of the current health situation, renewal deadlines for schools and early childhood programs have been extended for a full year. No membership renewals or applications for Full Membership will take place in the 2020-21 school year. Renewal and Full Membership application documents will be posted for the 2021-22 school year by March 2021. The application process for new Associate Members had been amended and instructions are posted under Applications below.

For additional questions about the Membership process please contact:

Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
285 Hungry Hollow Rd
Spring Valley, NY 10977
Phone: 845-352-1690


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