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Alaska’s Quality Recognition & Improvement System (QRIS)

Improving the Quality of Care

To parents, high-quality child care is vital for their child’s success. For programs, providing high-quality care is their goal. Learn & Grow brings these needs together in a system designed to improve and foster the success of our children. Learn & Grow is Alaska’s Quality Recognition and Improvement System (QRIS), helping early childhood education programs in improving the quality of their care.

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“No Small Matter” Premieres During Summit in Anchorage

Our future depends on our youngest citizens. On how many words they hear in their first months of life. On how often they are held. On the kinds of experiences they have. Yet even with the growing ...read more

Provide Feedback with Power to the Profession

What do early childhood educators need to know to do the work they love? What skills and competencies set them apart from other professions? Power to the Profession is a national initiative committed ...read more

Early Care and Learning Summit: Why it Matters

thread invites you to No Small Matter: A Summit on the Economic Impact of Early Care and Learning in Alaska. This biennial event brings early care and learning together with businesses, policymakers, and local communities for conversation ...read more

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