Have You Joined Us Yet?

QUALITYstarsNY is recruiting in NYC. Fill out our Intent-to-Apply form or join us for a recruitment session near you!

Recruitment Sessions

Attend an upcoming recruitment sessions in the following areas:

New York City
Staten Island's North Shore
New York City
South Bronx

QUALITYstarsNY is Recruiting!

QUALITYstarsNY is rapidly growing and is once again open for recruitment in New York City, increasing capacity to help New York’s highest need communities. If you're an early childhood provider in the South Bronx, East Harlem, Brownsville, Sunset Park, East New York and Staten Island's North Shore, you can express your interest by filling out an Intent-to-Apply form or by joining us for a recruitment session near you!

Exciting Career Opportunities

If you’re passionate about making an impact on the lives of New York’s youngest learners, see our list of open positions on the QUALITYstarsNY team.


Celebrating 2017 - Our December Newsletter

Download our End-of-year Newsletter for all the QUALITYstarsNY news and accomplishments from 2017. From our recently launched advocacy campaign, to our new data system, and the successful first year of Start with Stars, we've had an eventful and successful year!

View the December 2017 Newsletter

QUALITYstarsNY Brochure

Download the QUALITYstarsNY brochure (pdf). A visual overview of how QUALITYstarsNY works, and the value that the process has for

Request print copies of the brochure. We encourage you to share the brochure with your colleagues, and the families of the children you serve!

Get Ready for QUALITYstarsNY

Not a currently participating site? Are you interested in learning more about participating? Download the guide to learn what your program can do NOW to get ready for QUALITYstarsNY!

We're currently recruiting, so let us know about your program if you'd like to apply!

QUALITYstarsNY Assessment Report is Now Available!

We are pleased to announce the release of the results of the first-ever comparative analysis of performance data on programs participating in QUALITYstarsNY. QUALITYstarsNY: New York State’s Bold Step to Ensure Access to Excellence in Early Childhood Education details the results of a three-year assessment of almost 200 programs participating in QUALITYstarsNY.

The Aspire Registry: New York State's Workforce Registry

The Aspire Registry is New York's registry for early childhood professionals. Joining has great benefits for both programs and staff, and is also required for participation in QUALITYstarsNY.

Start or update your organization account   |   Learn more about The Aspire Registry

Publications from the ECAC

The NYS Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC) has produced three foundational publications for early childhood educators. Access a free electronic copy below or place an order to purchase printed versions.