Save the Date for NRCEC 2024!

We are pleased to announce that the Administration for Children and Families’ National Research Conference on Early Childhood 2024 (NRCEC 2024) will be held June 24–26, 2024, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Virginia. Watch this NRCEC video to learn about the conference’s history and goals.

This 3-day event will present the latest research surrounding Head Start, Early Head Start, child care, home visiting, child welfare, special education, prekindergarten, early elementary, and other childhood programs. Conference features will include plenary sessions, symposia, poster symposia, poster sessions, and informal events.

Access Content From Previous Conferences
Visit the NRCEC website to access select session videos, poster galleries, and conference programs from past conferences.


Please direct questions about NRCEC 2024 to [email protected]. Please forward this email to others who may be interested in NRCEC activities! We encourage you to join the NRCEC email list to receive updates regarding NRCEC 2024, including the forthcoming Call for Presentations. We look forward to seeing you next June!

Office of Child Care
Administration for Children and Families

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mary E. Switzer Building, Fourth Floor, MS 4425

330 C Street, S.W.
Washington, DC  20201
General office number: (202) 690-6782
Fax: (202) 690-5600
General email: [email protected]