Announcements

FSCJ 2015-2016 CDA Training Schedule
Click here to see the schedule for CDA, Teacher & Director Trainings in English y en Español.

Attention Family Child Care Home providers! 
ELC is offering five reimbursement scholarships for the FFCHA Conference.  Click here for the reimbursement scholarship application and requirements.
A W-9 must also be filled out and submitted. Click here for a blank W-9.
FFCHA Conference; Clearwater, FL; June 26 – 28

ELC Duval Job Opening, Click here for more information.

Lutheran Services of Florida Child care Partnership for Family Child Care Homes Bid
Lutheran Services of Florida (LSF) wants Family Child Care Homes to offer Early Head Start in Duval.
Click here for more information. or contact Tonjia Baker at LSF at Tonjia.Baker@lsfnet.org

Duval County Public Schools Parent Academy
is hosting a photo collage contest. Click here for more info.

2015-2016 School Readiness Provider Orientations
Interested in becoming a School Readiness child care provider? Click here for Provider Orientation Dates for 2015-2016.

Youth Development Training Opportunities
If you are a child care provider who serves school-aged children, check out JCC's offering of trainings for Youth Development trainings.

Family Leadership Network
Join ELC's Family 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.

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.

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.