Evaluating, Developing, and Enhancing Domain-Specific Measures of Child Care Quality

Research BriefEarly ChildhoodMay 15 2009

Measures of quality are now in widespread use across states as part of quality improvement initiatives. For example, many states are currently using global measures of quality that were first developed for research and practice purposes (such as the Environmental Rating Scales) in their Quality Rating Systems (QRSs).