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Akiva Tom, Yohalem Nicole, November 2006
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An overview of an exploration of the state and local approaches to the development of quality rating and improvement systems for early childhood education and care programs and services
Florida Institute of Education, October, 2006
Reports & Papers
An account of participant experiences in the Guiding Start of Duval initiative, a three-phase initiative to improve the quality of early childhood education and care programs in Duval County, Florida, during the 2005-2006 year, including information…
United States. Head Start Bureau, 28 July, 2006
Executive Summary
A summary of a descriptive evaluation of the Enhanced Home Visiting Pilot Project, an initiative supporting the quality of kith and kin child care provision for infants and toddlers in Early Head Start, based on site visits, staff telephone…
Hooks Laura McDonald, Scott-Little Catherine, Marshall Betty Jo, Brown Elizabeth Glyn, June 2006
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A description of the initiative undertaken by the state of South Carolina to improve the quality of preschool and kindergarten classrooms in primary schools and an evaluation of the effects of the initiative
Mississippi State University. National Center for Rural Early Childhood Learning Initiatives, 2006
Other
Research on American Indian and Alaskan Native education quality gaps in the United States
Apple Peggy Lea, 2006
Other
Peer Reviewed
An examination of the relation between quality indicator provisions of state child care regulations and early childhood education and care programs involved in the voluntary accreditation process of the National Association for the Education of…
Myers Robert G., 2006
Other
A discussion of diverse meanings of the term ?quality? in the context of global initiatives to examine, evaluate and develop early childhood care and education programs
Spielberger Julie, Lockaby Tracey, 2006
Reports & Papers
The second year of a three-year process evaluation of the implementation of a quality improvement system (QIS) by the Prime Time Initiative of Palm Beach County, Florida, for after school programs, focusing on the relationship between QIS services…
Spielberger Julie, Lockaby Tracey, 2006
Executive Summary
A summary of the second year of a three-year process evaluation of the implementation of a quality improvement system (QIS) by the Prime Time Initiative of Palm Beach County, Florida, for after school programs, focusing on the relationship between…
Pittard Melanie, Zaslow Martha, Lavelle Bridget, Porter Toni, 2006
Reports & Papers
Results of a survey of child care administrators in 35 states, analyzing the quality initiatives they financed with Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) block grants in federal fiscal year 2004
Pittard Melanie, Zaslow Martha, Lavelle Bridget, Porter Toni, 2006
Executive Summary
Summary of results of a survey of child care administrators in 35 states, analyzing the quality initiatives they financed with Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) block grants in federal fiscal year 2004
Chase Richard A., Arnold Joanne, Schauben Laura, 2006
Reports & Papers
An evaluation report of First Steps, a program designed to improve the quality of all child care settings in Minnesota for children under five, including the children's own homes, licensed family child care homes, and center based programs
Chase Richard A., 2006
Executive Summary
A summary of an evaluation report of First Steps, a program designed to improve the quality of all child care settings in Minnesota for children under five, including the children's own homes, licensed family child care homes, and center based…
Brandon Richard N., Scarpa Juliet P., 2006
Other
A discussion of strategies to be used for improving the quality of teaching and caregiving by early care and education staff, both nationally and for Washington State
Brandon Richard N., Scarpa Juliet P., 2006
Executive Summary
A summary of a discussion of strategies to be used for improving the quality of teaching and caregiving by early care and education staff, both nationally and for Washington State