194. Quality Costs How Much?! The Endless Possibilities of the Provider Cost of Quality Calculator and How One State Used It to Change Policy

Date: Thursday July 16, 2015
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: Camellia 2
Speakers: Todd Barnhouse, Ohio Child Care Resource and Referral Association
Robert Frein, National Center on Child Care Subsidy Innovation and Accountability
Nina Johnson, National Center on Child Care Quality Improvement
Katie Kelly, groundWork Ohio
Anne Mitchell, Alliance for Early Childhood Finance
Simon Workman, APA Consulting

As states and territories think about how to ensure families receive consistent high quality care, many are beginning to model the cost of such care. Learn how one state used the Provider Cost of Quality Calculator (PCQC) as part of a collaborative process aimed at improving child care assistance and QRIS policies. State leaders from Ohio will share their perspective on the policy changes they were able to recommend and implement as a result of using the PCQC. Bring your laptop or tablet if you want to use the PCQC during the session.

Resources: application/pdf iconSession194PPTasPDF.pdf
application/pdf iconUsingthePCQCtoDevelopCostofQualityEstimatesforaState.pdf