New York's Quality Rating and Improvement System.
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New Publications from the ECAC
The NYS Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC) recently unveiled three new publications for early childhood educators. Access a free electronic copy below or place an order to the purchase the printed version.
Get Ready for QUALITYstarsNY
Not a currently participating site? Click here to learn what your program can do NOW to get ready for QUALITYstarsNY!
Help us to make high quality early child care accessible to all New York Families by filling out this brief survey. Your feedback will allow us to develop critical resources for families seeking to identify and secure the best possible care for their children!
Attention Parents and Families!
Choosing a quality early care and education program
Check out QUALITYstarsNY's newly released brochure for help finding and promoting quality early learning experiences for your child!
Standards Resource Guide
Use the Standards Resource Guide to explore the QUALITYstarsNY Program Standards. Get help with the Standards Self-Study process and guidance for quality improvement.
Aspire: New York State's Workforce Registry
All early childhood professional can create an account in Aspire to keep track of their career, employment history, education, and ongoing professional development. Participation in Aspire is a requirement for most programs in QUALITYstarsNY. Get started on your free profile now!
More Help for Participants
Participants: visit our Participants' Page to access and download key documents, watch or attend a webinar, and find answers to your questions.