2012

Coaching and Quality Assistance in Quality Rating Improvement Systems: Approaches Used by TA Providers to Improve Quality

This report presents results of in-depth interviews with technical assistance providers in 17 states that have statewide QRISs. The results highlight features of quality assistance they are providing as part of a QRIS, including: TA providers’ efforts to strengthen different aspects of quality, the coaching methods TA providers use, and the support TA providers receive to do their work.

Utah's QRIS Website - CareaboutChildCare.Utah.gov

This website went live in January 2012 and is designed to promote quality child care for both families and child care providers in the State of Utah.  Every licensed center and licensed family/home provider will have a profile page on CareAboutChildcare.utah.gov.

Virginia Family Child Care Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to assist family child care providers in providing quality care and education to the children they serve. It contains guides and outlines, sample policies and procedures, and forms and checklists to help family child care providers.