ECMap Materials


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Some materials are available in French as well as in English.

Certains de ces matériaux sont disponibles en français.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Steps appeared five times a year (September, November, January, March and May). The newsletter provided:

  • project updates,
  • news about early childhood development (ECD) coalitions in Alberta,
  • information about early childhood development, and
  • links to resources, organizations, research and events.

The first issue was published in November 2010. The final issue appeared in January 2015.

You can view all archived newsletters here


This brochure explains why the early years are important and what the Early Child Development (ECD) Mapping Initiative is about - in both English and French.

Fact Sheets

English and French versions of ECMap fact sheets are available.


You may download and use these articles


You may download and use these PowerPoint presentations. Please note Building a brain - building a life may only be downloaded in a read-only version and may not be altered.


You may download and use these reports.​