Supporting Babies Through Quality Rating Improvement Systems (QRIS)

Supporting Babies Through QRIS is a series of documents developed by ZERO TO THREE’s Policy Center to help ensure that Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS) are supporting the unique developmental needs of infants and toddlers.

The documents present a national review of states’ and jurisdictions’ QRIS that have been implemented statewide and illustrates some examples of QRIS standards and supports that have been included across the nation to help programs promote young children’s development and learning.

Resources and Tools

The intended audience for these documents includes professionals involved in the development, administration, and implementation of QRIS. Learn more about QRIS standards and supports in other states and how they can be created or modified to purposefully support infants and toddlers.

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  • Webinar

    Supporting Babies Through QRIS Webinar

    This webinar presented ZERO TO THREE’s newly created Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS) self-assessment tool and discussed ways to help states and jurisdictions identify QRIS components th…