The Middle States Association, Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) is a worldwide leader in accreditation and school improvement. For over 130 years, Middle States has been helping school leaders establish and reach their goals, develop strategic plans, promote staff development and advance student achievement. As an institutional accreditor MSA-CESS utilizes 12 standards to affirm to the public an institution’s commitment to continuous improvement. MSA-CESS’ membership is comprised of over 2600 educational institutions in nearly 50 states and more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information about MSA-CESS please visit https://www.msa-cess.org/
Welcome to FACCM
The Florida Association for Child Care Management is a nonprofit, professional organization of child care providers dedicated to ensuring the highest quality in the early learning industry through accreditation, education and advocacy:
APPLE | Accredited Professional Preschool Learning Environment
The national early learning program accreditation.
CORE | Curriculum Options for Required Education
FACCM's educational component providing professional development opportunities for Owners, Directors, and Teachers.
SEEDS | Supporting Early Education Develops Success
The membership component of FACCM that provides professional support directly to teaching professionals.
We believe that this is a great day for the Early Learning Community of Florida as FACCM announces that Jennifer Shields has been appointed our new Executive Director.
Mrs. Shields has a wealth of experience in the early learning field, and we are confident that her passion and commitment to Florida's Child Care industry will serve the state's children, families, and child care business owners especially well.