To lead and support the early learning community in building the best foundation for children birth to five.
We are Jacksonville’s first stop for early learning through collaborative leadership that ensures:
All families have the support they need for their children to succeed
All children are ready for their academic and lifelong success
“We believe every child deserves excellence in early learning programs and services to make a difference in their lives and our community.”
“We believe integrity is the bedrock of a trustworthy organization which promotes effective relationships and assures mindful stewardship of state resources.”
“We believe respect is essential to building the relationships that are critical to success and optimizing the talents and diversity of our families and partners.”
“We believe ongoing education and advocacy promotes positive early learning experiences, providing all children the opportunity to succeed.”
“We believe families and providers are unique and we strive to understand, appreciate, and serve their needs.”
“We believe working together results in a stronger organization and community.”
Announcements & Events
CARES Act Grant
The Office of Early Learning has made available two types of grants, the Emerge... Read More
Northside Office Has Relocated
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2020 Census Bounce for the Count!
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