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In Florida, when the temperatures are in the low 80s, your car can heat up to over 100 degrees in just a matter or minutes! Know the dangers of leaving infants and toddlers in hot vehicles! Read more about our Look Before You Lock campaign and help raise awareness on this child safety issue!



BEGINNING APRIL 1, 2014, parents will be able to register for the 2014-2015 VPK School Year Program Online!

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Early Education News

Florida Legislature gives budget priority to hometown projects over at-risk kids

Tampa Bay Times

TALLAHASSEE — In the wake of a bloody year for Florida youngsters, lawmakers have pledged to repair the state's frayed safety net for abused and neglected children.

Florida Voluntary Prekindergarten Scores Rise with New Curriculum

Digital Journal (4/21/14)
Evaluation data released by the Manatee Community Action Agency (MCAA), home of Manatee County's Head Start Voluntary Pre-K (VPK), demonstrates that readiness rates have increased for a majority...

Lead Letter: Early investment in early education is key

Florida Times-Union (4/20/14)
During this event, the Florida Chamber Foundation announced a Business Alliance on Early Learning, bringing and energizing key business leaders ...

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