NSCECE Early Years Community Development Centre is located on the premises. The Early Years Community Development Centre offers a wide range of professional resources and curriculum materials to support the knowledge and professional practice of early childhood educators and others who work with young children.
Browse through our organized selection of materials which are available to support the professional development of educators and program development in early childhood settings.
These materials include professional reading materials and DVDs; curriculum enrichment materials and toys; children’s books and music; and educator kits that offer a variety of ideas and props to support exploration, play, and curriculum planning.
NSCECE students are eligible for membership in the Early Years Community Development Centre when they show their Student ID Card. Memberships can be obtained for community members on an individual or group basis.
Below is a link to our searchable library resources.Library Resources
We offer on-site equipment for creating curriculum materials, and room for reading and meeting. Accompanied children are welcome to visit the library to choose materials. The EYCDC can also be booked for staff meetings and work bees.
Professional Development Workshops
We offer professional development that provides networking opportunities and supports the development of professional learning and knowledge. Presenters are skilled specialists who offer interactive and engaging opportunities to reflect-on and for-action, while re-kindling your passion for your work. The EYCDC also offers professional learning opportunities and communities of practice in support of Nova Scotia’s Early Learning Curriculum Framework. For more information, and to register for upcoming workshops visit our workshop section.
Take a virtual tour of the NSCECE Early Years Community Development Centre and see what we have to offer!
Hours of Operation
Monday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesay 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please check back here regularly as these hours are subject to change. If you are planning to visit the Early Years Community Development Centre outside of regular business hours feel free to give us a call ahead of time to make sure we are open – 902.423.7114 Ext. 233.