3551 Blairstone Road, Suite 105-133 Tallahassee, FL 32301 info@flaeyc.org Toll Free: 877-FLA-AEYC (877-352-2392)


The Florida Association for the Education of Young Children (FLAEYC)  is the largest statewide professional  membership association for early care and education professionals. FLAEYC is a 501 (C-3) non-profit organization that serves members and community stakeholders through leadership, advocacy and professional development. Our focus is on critical and timely issues surrounding the development of young children.

FLAEYC is dual affiliated with both the National Association for the Education of Young Children(NAEYC) & the Southern Early Childhood Association (SECA). The Florida Association for the Education of Young Children has 15 Affiliate Chapters and 11 Community-at-Large State Chapters.


Members Serving Members

The Florida Association for the Education of Young Children is first and foremost a Professional Membership Association. We strive to connect members with members to create a strong network of professionals that can support and advocate for Early Childhood Care and Education Field and each other.


Meaningful Connections"Copyright:

Our members share a strong and lifelong bond based on the professional and personal experiences that place value on the young child and the potential of research-based outcomes in child development.  Every day, FLAEYC makes decisions that reflect those values, keeping in mind the members and communities we serve.



Professional Networking
Annually, 74 percent of our members maintain membership with FLAEYC.  We listen carefully to our members and community stakeholders to dedicate and deliver an exceptional member experience. In 2016, approximately 3000 members collaborated, conferred, and built professional skills and relationships that keep them connected and relevant in the ever changing field of early childhood education.