Quality Rating Improvement System (QRIS) is a voluntary program focused on providing information, resources and support to early care and education programs, including family child care homes, serving children birth through age 5.
The goal is to enhance the quality of early learning programs and recognize the wonderful work that is being done in our region.
The quality rating and improvement system program in Placer, Nevada and Sierra counties is called, Early Quality Matters and provides support in the following areas:
Brochure: General Information - Early Quality Matters Program Center and Family Child Care Home Facility Action Plan Facility and/or Individual Goals and Objectives 2018-2019Contacts - Staff ListDebarment Form and Completion InstructionsFamily Child Care Home and Center Staff Educator SurveyIncentive Guidelines Chart Placer CountyIRS Form W9 12.14Mentor ApplicationParticipants Placer County Sites April 2018Professional Development Certification of CompletionQuality Award StipendQuality Framework Highlights CentersQuality Framework Highlights Family Child Care HomesSite Enrollment Application Site Visit FormStatement of College Completion FormStipend Payment Request FormWorkforce Registry - Instructions for Creating a User Account
Action PlanIncentive GuidelinesPeer Mentoring ApplicationProfessional Development Certification of CompletionProfessional Development Infant Toddler Specific Certification of CompletionStipend Application