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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: 2016
This infographic research brief provides a culturally and linguistically appropriate responsive family engagement model for low-income Chinese immigrant parents.
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2013
This guide offers practical advice to states for development and implementation of a communications strategy to promote quality early learning and QRIS to providers, families, policymakers and the public. Included are issues to consider, practical tips...
Nearly every state and territory has established a quality rating and improvement system (QRIS) or is planning one. In most states, referral agencies (CCR&Rs) play an important part in the implementation of QRIS. Because of this many stae leaders are...
This research-to-practice brief is intended to help policymakers, program managers, and practitioners learn how the newly released Family and Provider/Teacher Relationship Quality (FPTRQ) measures can be used to complement or supplement two approaches,...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2013
As quality rating and improvement systems work to engage families in understanding quality early learning and the associated benefits for their children, this OPRE resource is a useful tool. The purpose of this review is to summarize research on the...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2015
This collection of parenting interventions is designed to help you choose evidence-based parenting interventions that are most likely to be effective with families of young children in the settings in which you work.
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2015
Thirty-nine states have adopted quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS) to rate and support child care and education providers and centers serving children birth to age five. Communications plays a critical role in engaging providers, parents,...
This brief introduces the Family and Provider/Teacher Relationship Quality (FPTRQ) measures for early care and education stakeholders. The brief introduces the constructs and elements included in the measures, the measures’ reliability, how the measures...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2019
Early childhood systems use multiple strategies to create authentic partnerships between families and early care and education providers. This fact sheet from The National Center on Early Childhood Quality Assurance (ECQA) describes the QRIS...
Topic: Engagement & Outreach   Year: 2018
Currently, the practical tools are few that help ECE programs assess the strength of supports for family engagement that matter most to family well-being and children’s early learning and that identify the necessary steps to improve these supports. This...