The Future Call

The Future Call

The Future Call

The Future Call is a community conversation about the future of early learning that takes place every other Tuesday via Zoom.

Each conversation features an initiative, best practice, or story of progress related to recommendations in Florida’s Early Learning Roadmap.

There’s still time to join us! 


Register for upcoming calls here

Past Speakers

4/2/24 - Wendy Occhipinti, Executive Director, Florida Association for the Education of Young Children (FLAEYC)

FLAEYC's Early Childhood Educator of the Year Award (Download presentation)

3/19/24 - Anabel Espinosa, Ph.D, Director of Research and Evaluation, Early Learning Coalition of Miami/Dade/Monroe

Best Practices in Inclusive Early Childhood Education (BPIECE) Support Services (Download presentation)

3/5/24 - Ellyn Okrent, CEO, Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, Inc

On-the-job Training at the Florence Fuller Centers (Download presentation)

2/20/24 - Erin Smeltzer, President & CEO, Children's Forum

Early Educator Professional Development in Florida - Resources: INCENTIVE$ Florida, T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship

2/6/24 - Cari Miller, Chancellor for Early Learning, Department of Education

HB1 Implementation: Early Learning and K-12 Portal & CCDF Plan (Download presentation)

1/23/24 - Madeleine Thakur, President & CEO, The Children’s Movement of Florida

2024 Legislative Session: Proposed Bills Aligned to Florida's Early Learning Roadmap Recommendations (Download presentation)