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Mathias Debi, Dichter Harriet, Schilder Diane, Iruka Iheoma U., 15 December, 2015
Multimedia
This webinar provides discussion on theories of change and practice models for building quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS), based on a survey of stakeholders from states and localities involved in QRIS design and implementation.…
Logan Helen, Sumsion Jennifer, Press Frances, December, 2015
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed

Between 2007 and 2013, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) introduced major national policy reforms to improve quality in early childhood education and care (ECEC) (Brennan and Adamson, 2014). By analysing policy documents underpinning…

Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Other
This report was prepared by VIVA Strategy + Communications on behalf of the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership. It summarizes regional findings, recommendations, and lessons learned from 2012-2015 in implementing Early Learning Race to the…
Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Part of a series based on the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership's experiences implementing quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) in California between 2012 and 2015, this brief provides an overview of the partnership and their…
Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Part of a series based on the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership's experiences implementing quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) in California between 2012 and 2015, this brief focuses on the development of a quality early learning…
Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Part of a series based on the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership's experiences implementing quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) in California between 2012 and 2015, this brief focuses on the development of the early learning…
Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Part of a series based on the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership's experiences implementing quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) in California between 2012 and 2015, this brief provides an overview of local and regional workforce…
Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership, December, 2015
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Part of a series based on the Bay Area Quality Early Learning Partnership's experiences implementing quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) in California between 2012 and 2015, this brief provides an overview of the partnership's regional…
Crow Sarah, Rock Leila, November, 2015
Reports & Papers
This report is based on a literature review and interviews with local and state administrators. The aim is not a comprehensive county-by-county analysis of QRIS, but rather to highlight common themes emerging across counties. The ten counties…
Sirinides Philip, Fantuzzo John W., LeBoeuf Whitney A., Barghaus Katherine M., Fink Ryan, November, 2015
Reports & Papers
A team from the University of Pennsylvania was funded by the William Penn Foundation to conduct an inquiry of Keystone STARS. The goal of this inquiry was to provide a broad look at Keystone STARS to inform future revisions and evaluation of the…
Sirinides Philip, Fantuzzo John W., LeBoeuf Whitney A., Barghaus Katherine M., Fink Ryan, November, 2015
Executive Summary
A team from the University of Pennsylvania was funded by the William Penn Foundation to conduct an inquiry of Keystone STARS. The goal of this inquiry was to provide a broad look at Keystone STARS to inform future revisions and evaluation of the…
Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, November, 2015
Other
This report is the sixth in a series of WCCF reports tracking the progress of Wisconsin's YoungStar program, a quality rating and improvement system (QRIS) launched in 2010 to improve the quality of Wisconsin child care programs. YoungStar focuses…
Mathias Debi, Daily Sarah, Michael Lauren Rae, Simms Sarah, 29 September, 2015
Multimedia
This webinar discusses national trends regarding QRIS indicators of curriculum use and assessment practice in early care and education programs. Challenges and strategies associated with curriculum and assessment documentation are examined, along…
Mathias Debi, Daily Sarah, Michael Lauren Rae, Simms Sarah, 29 September, 2015
Other
This PowerPoint presentation accompanies a webinar that discusses national trends regarding QRIS indicators of curriculum use and assessment practice in early care and education programs. Challenges and strategies associated with curriculum and…
Mathias Debi, Tolan Terry, Campanini Tracey, Sirinides Philip, 23 September, 2015
Multimedia
This webinar provides a discussion of QRIS implementation in two states, Kentucky and Pennsylvania. Key QRIS leaders present their state's accomplishments, along with challenges and opportunities experienced along the way.