National Center on Afterschool and Summer Enrichment Resource Library

The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

A Blueprint for Early Care and Education Quality Improvement Initiatives

This blueprint identifies promising quality improvement practices emerging from empirical research and from national experts. It can be used as a worksheet by Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS) developers to develop goals, leadership, technical assistance systems and Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) approach. It is equally helpful for school-age system developers.

Related Topics: 
Systems Building
City/state systems work
Quality Improvement
Continuous quality improvement
Child Trends
Kathryn Tout, Dale Epstein, Meg Soli, and Claire Lowe
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30 pages
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