Aims of EECERA

To provide a rigorous academic forum in Europe for the promotion, development, and dissemination of high-quality research into early childhood education.


To facilitate collaboration and cooperation between European researchers in this field.


To encourage the clear articulation and communication of the connections between research, practice, and policy.


To offer interaction, development, and support to those interested in early childhood education.


To raise the visibility and status of research into early childhood education.