The Central California Chapter of the California Association for the Education of Young Children (AEYC) has chosen Dr. Jacques Benninga as the 2018 Honoree at the Week of the Young Child reception. Dr. Benninga is a Professor Emeritus/Chair Emeritus for the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the Kremen School of Education and Human Development.
“You have been selected because of your unwavering devotion to the field of early education and your continued drive to pursue the highest standards of ethical conduct, integrity and civic and social responsibility. You have made an incredible impact upon countless students and teachers.” – Kendra Mull, WOYC Chair
The Week of the Young Child, April 16–20, is an annual celebration hosted by the NAEYC celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers, and families.