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QUALITYstarsNY is Accepting New Participants!

Get Quality Improvement Support for your Early Childhood Program

QUALITYstarsNY provides quality improvement support and resources at NO COST to early childhood programs across New York State. Interested in learning more about QUALITYstarsNY and how to participate? Attend a Recruitment & Information session!

Check the list of upcoming QUALITYstarsNY Recruitment & Information Sessions to register for an event in your area.

What is QUALITYstarsNY?

QUALITYstarsNY is New York State’s voluntary Quality Rating and Improvement System for early childhood programs. Licensed early care and education programs in all settings—center-based, family child care, and school-based programs—are eligible to participate.

Programs participating in QUALITYstarsNY receive:

  • One-on-one support from a Quality Improvement Specialist
  • Professional development opportunities and scholarships for staff
  • Access to high quality classroom materials and furnishings
  • Data-driven assessment to inform quality improvement planning
  • And much more—all at no cost to participants!

Visit or email the QUALITYstarsNY team at for more information.