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Our Presence Across the State

The Children’s Movement of Florida is a statewide organization pushing for positive change in Tallahassee. Our headquarters is in Miami, and we have Advisory Boards and supportive presence across the state. Our goal is to connect local voices to one another, amplify their call for greater state support, and bridge the local concerns to a statewide conversation.

Act Now

You can make a difference! Throughout the state, we have outreach coordinators working with Floridians like you to spread the message of the importance of the early years and to make real impacts in local communities. If you want to get involved today, check out the opportunities we have below.

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Legislative Advocacy

Learn about the work we do in Tallahassee to push the needle forward on the issues that matter to us.

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La Fuerza De Creer

Learn more about our partner, La Fuerza de Familias Latinas, and become a part of our learning community for Spanish-speaking parents and caregivers!

Brain Matters

Explore this documentary and podcast series focusing on the impact that nurturing, responsive parenting has on brain development.

The Movement in the News

Local Mayors Petition DeSantis For Early Education

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

From Northwest Florida Daily News: “We know that prioritizing early childhood development is a wise investment in Florida’s future prosperity. … We ask that you make this a priority in your administration.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

A Good Start For Children is a Top Priority

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

From The Miami Herald: “Enhancing quality in the sites that care for our youngest children cannot be done on the cheap, which is exactly what has been happening in our state. It is the long view, however, which should be driving our personal and political positions.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

ICYMI: Florida Education News in Review, Week of Feb. 18, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

From Tampa Bay Times: “One hundred Florida mayors, from big cities to suburbia to small towns, have signed a letter asking Gov. Ron DeSantis to prioritize early childhood as he sets his agenda for Florida’s future.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.