Am I eligible to take an FEL course?

Flamingo Early Learning courses are free for Florida residents who are employed by a childcare provider that has a School Readiness (SR) contract or is a VPK teacher/director at a VPK contracted site. If you are unsure if you qualify, please reach out to your early learning coalition.

2022-2023 Enrollment

Fall A 2022 - Closed
Registration for the Fall A 2022 term started on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 and ended on Monday, September 5, 2022.
Classes began on Monday, September 12, 2022, and the term ends on Tuesday, November 15, 2022.

Spring 2023
Registration for the Spring 2023 term starts on Monday, February 13, 2023 and ends on Friday, March 3, 2023.
Classes begin on Monday, March 13, 2023, and the term ends on Tuesday, May 16, 2023.

Summer 2023
The Summer 2023 term will be based on course seat availability and once determined, registration dates will be posted.
New Opportunity - Coming Soon!
Registration details will be made available soon! The only courses available are:
  • Preschool Language Development
  • The Building Blocks of Preschool Literacy
  • Desarrollo del Lenguaje en Niños Preescolares
The class schedule is still being determined, please check back soon! There will be an opportunity to participate in three virtual literacy workshops alongside the course you enroll into; more information on these workshops will be provided during the start of the term.

How do I sign up for courses?

Contact your early learning coalition to see if you qualify, and then sign up for courses for the Spring 2023 term by completing our Pre-Enrollment Form.

Formulario de pre registro disponible en español.

Information about FEL Stipends

Stipends are sent out 8-10 weeks after a term ends, NOT when you receive mastery. If you have any questions about your stipend, please reach out to your early learning coalition and ask to talk to someone about Flamingo Early Learning.

Do you have questions or need assistance?

Visit our Flamingo Support Portal for tutorials! Need to speak to someone right away?

  • Call or text us at 352-559-8950 or email us at
  • Our Support Specialists are available from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm EST, Monday to Friday, excluding the University of Florida holidays.

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