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The National Resource Library contains resources on a variety of QRIS focus areas. You can search resources by topic, author, date and/or type.

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Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2015
This guidebook describes the steps and best practices for successfully selecting and implementing a parenting intervention. The purpose of this guidebook is to provide you, as program, state, and network leaders,1 an easy-to-use tool for implementing a...
As states develop and revise their Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS), many have focused particular attention and effort on increasing provider participation rates. The Early Learning Challenge Technical Assistance Program, along with the...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2012
This flash report, prepared by Haberman for Parent Aware for School Readiness, represents a summary of baseline performance for the Parent Aware drive-to-site digital advertising campaign from the September 10, 2012 launch through October 8, 2012. This...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2013
Parent engagement in children’s education is increasingly viewed as an essential support to children’s learning in early care and education programs and throughout the school years. While there are many definitions of “parent engagement,” the term is...
This fact sheet gives an overview of the findings of “Parent Priorities inSelecting Early Care and Education Programs: Implications for Minnesota’sQuality Rating and Improvement System.”  It provides recomendations about how QRIS can give parents...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2016
Parents are among the most important people in the lives of young children. From birth, children rely on mothers and fathers and other caregivers in the parenting role to care for them and to chart a course that promotes their overall well-being. While...
Evidence demonstrates positive benefits for student learning when parents and families are engaged in their children’s education. For young Latino children, many of whom have parents with limited English language proficiency and low levels of education,...
A guide for implementing a QRIS, including guidance for the early planning stage, the development and assessment of standards, the use of incentives to encourage quality improvement, the financing of the system, and the outreach to promote parental...
Early Care and Education State Approaches to Integrating Strengthening Families into Quality Rating and Improvement Strengthening Families identifies what early care and education programs can do to help parents support their children’s development and...