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Levels of Quality

There are five levels of quality that early childhood education programs can work to achieve.


Quality Domains

Within each level of quality there are four quality domains:

  • Administration & Leadership
  • Staff Qualifications & Professional Development
  • Learning Environment
  • Family Engagement

Quality Standards & Activities

Within each quality domain there are specific quality standards and activities for programs to achieve at each level of quality. To learn more about the specific quality standards and activities click on the program type that applies to you.