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Cassidy Deborah J., Hestenes Stephen, Hestenes Linda L., Mims Sharon, November, 2005
Executive Summary
A summary of a study of the observed quality of child care providers participating in the North Carolina Star Rated License program, the state child care quality rating system, based on data collected from 1999 through 2005
Peters H. Elizabeth, Bristow Barbara, Lim Youngok, Skinner Patty, Tallarico Barbara, McCoy Julie, Meckler Dianne, Greenblatt Jennifer, July, 2005
Reports & Papers
A study of the implementation and outcomes of Child Care Programs of Excellence, a quality rating and improvement system, in four counties in New York State
Riley David Allen, Roach Mary A., Adams Diane B., Edie David, 2005
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An analysis of rationales for promoting statewide child care quality rating systems identifying quality measures used in states? rating systems, and a description of a research-based plan for a quality rating system in Wisconsin
Thornburg Kathy R., Mayfield Wayne A., Halgunseth Linda C., Scott Jacqueline L. (Jackie), 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A summary of the status of infant and toddler programs in Missouri
Annie E. Casey Foundation, 2005
Reports & Papers
A description of the Baltimore Leadership in Action Program (B-LAP) Five-Year Action Plan, which calls for the implementation of strategies for improving the school readiness of children in the city of Baltimore
Edie David, Adams Diane B., Riley David Allen, Roach Mary A., 2005
Other
A paper describing how the Wisconsin Child Care Research Partnership and a state Task Force developed recommendations for a child care quality rating system that was tied to tiered reimbursement
Mid-America Regional Council. Metropolitan Council on Early Learning, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Preliminary findings from a study of a pilot project for a child care quality rating system (QRS) in greater Kansas City, Missouri
Zimmerman Corey, Caronongan Pia, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An overview of features of a comprehensive system to measure the quality of family child care, including indicators for individual providers, networks, and communities
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A brief promoting universal preschool in the state of Michigan as a means to prevent crime, improve children's school readiness, and reduce the costs of public education
Carter Robyn, Cox Lori, Martin Joseph, Rodriguez Yvette, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of children's supervision and safety, child-teacher ratios, and state monitoring and oversight as they relate to quality in child care and early education in Massachusetts
Edie David, Adams Diane B., Roach Mary A., Riley David Allen, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of the implications of implementing a child care quality rating scale in the state of Wisconsin
Hawkins Helen, 2004
Reports & Papers
A pilot evaluation of care quality in preparation for national accreditation of a center's of 3 classrooms with 55 children
Brandon Richard N., Maher Erin J., Li Guanghui, Joesch Jutta M., 2004
Reports & Papers
An analysis of alternative policies to improve financial access to high-quality early learning opportunities in four states (Ohio, South Carolina, Illinois, and Mississippi)
Geen Rob, 2004
Other
Peer Reviewed
A discussion of issues related to kinship foster care, including caregiver characteristics, payment and licensure, and caregiver support
Cleveland Gordon, Krashinsky Michael, 2004
Reports & Papers
A study on the differences between nonprofit and commercial center-based child care on overall classroom quality in Canada