This brief provides a sample of resources with research about the impact of QRIS on early and school-age care. Also included is a brief description of the States’ QRIS. The sample includes summaries of evaluation research conducted in Colorado, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee.
This brief includes sample guidelines and considerations to assist in planning and implementing a quality rating system.
This brief provides a profile of strategies used to provide financial incentives for quality ratings, which includes state samples and contact information.
This brief includes descriptions of and links to state quality rating systems that have been established by statute or the ratings are required by statute.
This document is a planning tool with common categories and types of family child care program standards.
This short paper includes options and issues to be considered during the development or revamping of a QRIS.
This resource includes summaries of the five common elements around which QRIS are built. Examples from state systems are included to illustrate each element
This brief provides a sample list of various state QRIS stated goals and/or objectives. This sample list is designed to give you a cross-section of examples.