School Readiness Information
School Readiness contracts due April 27, 2018.
All School Readiness providers must apply every year.
All 2018-2019 SR Contracts will be completed in the Provider Portal. There is a video that will guide you through the creation of a provider profile. If you need help setting up a profile, contact Janelle Almonte or Sarah Bedard ( see phone numbers below).
Are you interested in becoming a School Readiness Provider?
Step 1 – Please review these guides:
ELC of SWFL – School Readiness Provider Guide 2016 -2017
Office of Early Learning – Health and Safety Handbook for Facilities
Step 2 – Contact one of our Lead Early Childhood Specialists to learn more about creating an account in the OEL Provider Portal and to discuss contracting requirements.
-Lee and Glades Counties – Cheryl Carpenter
-Hendry and Collier Counties – Bronwyn Gogia
Templates or Samples of additional documents needed for SR Contracts
Additional forms or information used by SR Providers
If you have any questions about completing these documents, please contact your Early Childhood Specialist at the Coalition Office.
Kristi Biffar: (239) 935-6177
Julie Nelson: (239) 935-6171
Cheryl Carpenter: (239) 935-6178
Bronwyn Gogia: (239) 935-6193
Janelle Almonte: (239) 935-6132
Rebecca McKellar: (239) 935-6133
Sarah Bedard (239) 935-6198
For more information on School Readiness Laws you may download copies here.