Vision: Every child in San Francisco from birth to age five has access to high quality and affordable early care and education.

Mission: The San Francisco Office of Early Care and Education leverages federal and state funding, aligns local resources, supports the early care and education workforce and increases capacity to build a high quality, affordable, data driven and streamlined early care and education system for children 0-5 and their families.

-Transformative leadership
-Equity, inclusion, and cultural relevance
-Excellence and accountability
-Continuous learning, reflection, and improvement
-Open communication and transparency
-Responsive service with compassion, listening, and respect