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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.

What’s New

RSV and Flu in Infants and Young Children

November 23, 2022

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza (flu) are common viruses that affect the lungs and breathing passages of people. Each ...Read More

Phase 3 - COVID-19 Stabilization Grant - Application Open Nov 1-30

November 01, 2022

The Phase 3 – COVID-19 Child Care Stabilization Grant program is now open! The State of Alaska Child Care Program ...Read More

Warmest Wishes! thread's Holiday Schedule

November 21, 2022

On behalf of thread’s statewide Network team, Happy Holidays!  thread’s statewide offices, including Juneau, Anchorage, Wasilla, Fairbanks and Kenai, will be closed: Thursday, ...Read More

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