Quality in a Center or Classroom
Quality in a learning environment is so important! Kids and their early development benefit from positive, nurturing relationships with adults outside the home, which is where you come in!
Quality providers are licensed.
Quality centers have a low ratio of kids to adults.
Quality providers have appropriate activities.
Quality centers have a regular routine.
Kids need a consistent, predictable balance of rest and active movement, including outdoor experiences.
Zero to Three’s National Parent Survey shows that nearly half of parents (45%) think that reading to children starts to benefit long-term language development at 2 years or older—about a year and a half later than it actually does. Research shows that the benefits of…
“WHAT’S THIS?” At 3 months, Tessa has good control over her neck muscles. Sitting on her mother’s lap, she turns her head slowly from side to side to look at the brightly colored dishes and cups on the table in front of her. Twenty-month-old Natalie…
WY Quality Counts is here to help you help our kids’ bodies and brains grow and thrive.
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