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The State Resource Library contains resources developed by states to support their QRIS implementation. You can search resources by state and/or state resource type.

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Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2015
This half-term report, submitted by American Institutes for Research, presents findings which focus on the Validity and Reliability Study of California’s RTT-ELC quality rating and improvement system (QRIS). The final report, available January 2016, will...


Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2015
The RAND Evaluation of Delaware Stars has produced two reports to document the study analyses and findings:  Evaluating Delaware Stars for Early Success: Year One Report Jun 9, 2014 As a first step in a larger study of Delaware Stars, a...
Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2016
Funded by Delaware’s RTT-ELC grant and prepared by the RAND Corporation, this third and final report on Delaware Stars for Early Success focuses primarily on questions related to its ratings validation. The report also provides new information...


Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2012
The evaluation team from the Florida Institute of Education at University of North Florida used several instruments to estimate improvement in the children’s early learning. The Bracken Basic Concept Scale―Third Edition: Receptive (BBCS-3:R),1 and the...
Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2015
An analysis of efforts to prepare children whose family received financial assistance for school success through basic literacy and academic skills by Florida Institute of Education (FIE).  2014-2015 Full Report 102815 Board Presentation and Summary
Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2015
This Quality Counts workforce update is based on employment and education data of ECE practitioners as of March 2015 for program sites participating in the full Professional Development (PD) Services offered through the Quality Counts Career Center (QCCC...
Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2016
One of the strategies used to prepare children for school was the development of a Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) initiated by CSC more than 10 years ago. Based on the learning from the current system, Quality Counts (QC), national research...


Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2017
This validation study conducted by the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute (FPG) in collaboration with American Institutes for Research (AIR) examines the ExceleRate Illinois tiered quality rating and improvement system. ExceleRate Illinois...


Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2011
Paths to Quality Evaluation Reports


Topic: Evaluation & Research   Year: 2015
The KIDOS Toolkit is structured around four phases of action—from generating ideas and dialogue through sustaining action and impact. Although the Toolkit is organized in such a way as to guide communities from the formation of a Community Implementation...