Approved Early Literacy Courses

Approved Early Literacy Courses

Pursuant to Section 402.305(2)(d)5., F.S., all child care personnel must complete a single course of training in early literacy and language development of children ages birth through five years that is a minimum of five clock hours or .5 CEUs. Early literacy training must be completed within 12 months of date of employment in the child care industry. Proof of completion may be documented on a certificate of course completion, classroom transcript, or diploma.

Transition to Kindergarten

Transition to Kindergarten

Transition to Kindergarten resources are provided for families to ensure that their child(ren) start kindergarten ready to learn and continues to thrive during the school year.

Transition to Kindergarten

Parents’ Pages

Parent’s Pages, the Division of Early Learning monthly newsletter, includes resourceful information that encourages fun, learning and family bonding.

Transition to Kindergarten

First Teacher books

The Division of Early Learning’s First Teacher books offer guidance on child development and how to encourage children to explore, learn and grow. Each First Teacher book includes a Language and Literacy Domain for ages birth to four-year-olds.