192. Utilizing Facilitated Peer Learning Communities as an Effective Strategy to Support QRIS Initiatives
|Date:||Thursday July 16, 2015|
|Time:||4:00 PM - 5:30 PM|
|Speakers:|| Michael Abel and Teri Talan, McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership
Nichole Parks, Arkansas State University Childhood Services
Kristy Sheffler, Delaware Stars
Facilitated peer learning communities (FPCL) within a QRIS may offer an effective approach to promote sustainability as well as continuous quality improvement. This workshop will highlight the design, implementation, and evaluation of 3 FPLC initiatives that can yield positive outcomes. This strategy offers a viable option to take QRIS initiatives to scale with a moderately intensive, low-cost approach.