Community Engagement

The real “Movement” is in local communities from the Panhandle to the Keys, where early childhood educators, early learning center owners and directors, parents and community partners support children every day.

Mom and girl going through door

We are connectors who bring people together, educating and empowering them to take action. We learn together with these champions and elevate their voices and successes to inspire others and multiply the impact.




Parents are their children’s first and most important teacher. They need tools, services, and resources to tackle that critical job.


Early learning educators are brain-builders. They are integral to the development of the next generation and their voices matter.

The Future Project

We are building a coalition grounded in parent and educator voices. Together, we will create an actionable roadmap for the future of early learning policy and funding in our state.


ReadingPals is a statewide early literacy initiative that provides volunteer mentors for students from Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK)

Built to Thrive

Our annual virtual summit brings together national experts and local change makers, bridging the worlds of politics, business, and early childhood.