Educators, Parents Push for National Childcare Quality Improvement Rating System
People use reviews and ratings on a regular basis to select a restaurant or movie to attend. But, there’s no national quality rating system for pre-K education or childcare. Debbie Mathias, spokesperson for the “Build Initiative”, says that may soon change. Ms. Mathias talked to WNKU’s Matt Kelley about why a national guideline system is so important.
( get more information about the Childcare Quality Rating Improvement System at http://www.qrisnetwork.org/ other sources available online at Ohio’s site: http://jfs.ohio.gov/cdc/stepUpQuality.stm The president’s proposal for early learning: http://www.ed.gov/early-learning )