Education

From Teacher to Mental Health Therapist; 5 lessons I learned on my journey

By Shandria Woodall, School-Based Mental Health Therapist 1). Children need safety and stability to learn and flourish I was raised in an extremely difficult ... continue reading

The Florida Center Selected as Bags for Change Recipient

For the next three months, you can donate to The Florida Center for Early Childhood simply by shopping with a reusable bag at Lucky’s ... continue reading

Starfish Academy Has New Director!

The Florida Center for Early Childhood’s Starfish Academy has a new director this week! Susan Miranda Carney joins The Florida Center with a degree ... continue reading

Inspirational Video Premiers at Winter Gala

The Florida Center for Early Childhood premiered a promotional video at Michael’s On East in Sarasota during the 31st Annual Winter Gala on December ... continue reading

Feel Good Friday, “Derrick’s Story”

It’s Friday and we have all the feels because of this amazing story about a boy who recently overcame developmental issues thanks to one ... continue reading

Target And National Non-Profit KaBOOM! Award The Florida Center For Early Childhood Grant For Imagination Playground In A Cart Play System

The Florida Center for Early Childhood has been awarded an Imagination Playground in a Cart™, an innovative playground equipment system, thanks to a grant ... continue reading

What are the Benefits of Mindfulness?

At The Florida Center, mindfulness is something that permeates everything we do! While it can seem unnatural in our normally  busy and fast-paced lives ... continue reading

Top Benefits of Early Childhood Education at The Starfish Academy

There is so much information out there about the benefits and necessity of early childhood education, but with so many options to choose from, ... continue reading

Practicing Mindfulness At Home and In The Classroom

Mindfulness has become a hot topic in recent years as our daily lives get busier. At The Starfish Academy at The Florida Center, our ... continue reading