Family Engagement

Bloom Bright

Family-focused, text-based service empowers parents as educators

This family-focused texting program delivers encouraging, research-backed messages to parents of young children. The overall focus is to provide insights into supporting early learning at home and fostering positive relationships with child care providers and educators. To reach that goal, text messages cover specific content areas including:

  • Simple, actionable ideas about supporting child development delivered to age-based subscriber segments;
  • Parent self-care ideas and celebrations of the role of parents as educators; and
  • Easy steps for working collaboratively with child care providers
Recent News

As Families Prioritize Child Care, Indiana Has a New Partner to Help Children Thrive

Early Learning Indiana increases statewide supports with expanded partnership with Indiana’s Office of Early Childhood and Out-of-School Learning. There are over 500,000 children under age five in Indiana, and nearly two-thirds of them have both parents in the workforce. Indiana families and communities rely upon child care and early learning programs to help their children thrive…

Ted’s Talk: Partnerships with a Purpose

On June 7, more than 500 Hoosier business, civic, early childhood, education and political leaders came together at Muncie’s Horizon Convention Center, brought together by Early Learning Indiana, the Indiana Early Learning Advisory Committee, Muncie and Delaware County BY5, and ReadyNation. With a goal of expanding early learning access across the state, those Indiana leaders…