Quality Initiatives (QI)
thread's Quality Initiatives support your professional development and program quality improvement around a specific early education topic.
All Quality Initiatives include training, goal setting with the development of a Quality Improvement Plan (QIP), consultation to support the implementation of the QIP and a financial stipend of up to $2,000 between funding and/or additional materials.
Program Quality Initiatives
This QI assists programs which are curious about the requirements and process involved to voluntarily become nationally accredited through either the National Association of Family Child Care or the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
This QI supports programs which are seeking to improve the overall quality of their facility by making changes which impact the environment.
Contact your local regional thread office to apply. Download the application forms below.
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