657. Embracing Diverse Perspectives to Strengthen the Foundation of a QRIS Revision

Date: Tuesday July 12, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Marlborough A & B (2nd floor)
Speakers: Peggy Ball, Consultant
Leigh Bolick, South Carolina Division of Early Care and Education
Jennifer Johnson, North Carolina Division of Child Development and Early Education

As more states undertake multi-dimensional revisions of their QRIS - standards, monitoring or policies - there is an opportunity to create a system that is not only based on evidence but is also reflective of their stakeholders’ diverse backgrounds, needs and experiences.  This session will look at two states’ experiences in undertaking such an in-depth effort to expand participation in their revision process.

Resources: application/pdf icon657EmbracingDiversePerspectives.pdf