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.
The American Academy of Pediatrics says lots of unstructured outdoor play is critical to the health of children. That’s because outdoor play benefits children in every domain of their development. Physical Fitness Gives children the opportunity to run, jump, climb,…
Kids should play outside! Here are 5 reasons why. When kids are given unstructured time to play alone or with other children, especially outdoors, they make up their own games, figure things out, and amuse themselves, which allows them to practice important life…
WY Quality Counts is here to help you help our kids’ bodies and brains grow and thrive.
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