CAYL Catalyst Webinar Series

Episode #19

September 1, 2022 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm ET

Honoring Family Voices

CAYL Catalyst - Webinar Series, Episode #19


Dr. Valora Washington - CEO & President of The CAYL Institute

Nina Perez - National Director, Early Learning; MomsRising/MamasConPoder
Latoya Gayle - Senior Director of Advocacy, Neighborhood Villages


Innovate … Honoring Family Voices. ECE not only serves young children, but is inevitably intertwined with their family as well. How can this field forge stronger relationships and boost engagement with families? What can early education organizations and practitioners do to reflect the needs of families while also upholding developmentally appropriate practices? Join the conversation with our seasoned panel of ECE professionals as they share strategies on how they engage with families at the practitioner and policy level.

Contact Information:

Nina Perez



Latoya Gayle



From Tokenism to Partnership by Charles McDonald

Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements & Communities by Victoria Law & China Martens (Editor)

Changing the Game for Generation Alpha: Teaching and Raising Young Children in the 21st Century by Valora Washington