Explore Early Childhood Education

Young kids in playgroundSHAPE America offers a multitude of resources and programs that focus on physical education and physical activity for early childhood education.

New! Early childhood activities you can download and use all year long. 

  • Publishes books designed for early childhood education including the Opportunity to Learn Guidelines and 101 Tips for Increasing Physical Activity in Early Childhood
  • Features online resources and ideas to help you bring active play and meaningful movement to your Head Start, early childhood program, or day care center