Announcements

Parent Leadership Network
Join ELC's Parent Leadership Network! If you're interested in sharing your ideas, learning about early learning services, and networking with other families, make sure you attend the next meeting. Click here to RSVP.

Born Learning Parent Workshops
Our Born Learning Parent Workshops gives families a fun and easy way to increase their knowledge, improve their parenting practices and get their children ready for school. Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity! Check out this list of upcoming trainings. If your child care provider is interested in offering these workshops, click here.

VPK Assessment Strategies
You  asked, We answered! Click here for information on developing teaching strategies using your VPK assessment data, VPK teacher resources and answers to your VPK assessment questions

2015 Legislative Priorities
Click here to view ELC of Duval's legislative priorities.

SR Curriculum
Click here for the final 2014-15 Approved School Readiness Curricula List. For more information regarding curriculum, please contact the Office of Early Learning or view answers to frequently asked questions.

Documentation of Attendance Policy
The Documentation of Attendance Policy has been developed based on Florida Rules and our SR and VPK Provider Contracts. View the policy and rules on our Legislation & New Rules web page.

Updates regarding HB 7165 Legislation
Find the latest early learning legislation here.

Community Events for Families
See what job, health, and resource fairs are scheduled around town.

Provider Bulletin Board
All Provider Pages have access to the Provider Bulletin Board.

Directions

Southside Office:

Cypress Plaza
8301 Cypress Plaza Drive; Suite 201
Jacksonville, FL 32256

From 1-95 exit onto J. Turner Butler Blvd. going west toward Financial Way. Turn left onto US-1/Philips Hwy. Turn left onto Cypress Plaza Dr. and then make an immediate left into the Cypress Plaza parking lot of ELC. 

JTA bus line information for 17 or call 630-3100.

The 17 bus stop lets you off near the parking lot of ELC of Duval. 8301 Cypress Plaza is the building facing the lake and Cypress Plaza Drive. Suite 201 will be the first entrance on the right.

 

Northside Office:

Pearl Plaza
5216 North Pearl Street
Jacksonville, FL 32208

From I-95 take the Golfair Blvd exit (EXIT 355) and then turn right onto Golfair Blvd. Stay straight to go onto Brentwood Ave. and turn right onto W. 44th St. Then take the 3rd right onto N. Pearl St. and the ELC office will be on the right side of the road in Pearl Plaza.

JTA bus line information for route 12 or 51, or call 630-3100.

 

Westside Office:

Kingdom Plaza
5310 Lenox Ave; Suite 5
Jacksonville, FL 32205

From I-10 take the Cassat Ave. exit (EXIT 358) and turn left onto Cassat Ave. Turn right onto Lenox Ave. and turn left into Kingdom Plaza where ELC’s office is located inside of the Kingdom Plaza Mall.

JTA bus line information for 14 or call 630-3100.

The 14 bus stop lets you off near the parking lot of Kingdom Plaza. ELC Duval is located inside of the mall. Suite 5 will be the fifth door down on the left.