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KENTUCKY ALL-STARS

Learn more about upcoming changes to STARS For KIDS NOW.

MAP OF COACHES

Our new interactive map is designed to help you find the services you need

Example of the interactive map
The Kentucky Partnership for Early Childhood Services enhances high quality services for children and families through active engagement in collaborative research and professional development.

Child Care Aware of Kentucky

Providing supports that help increase knowledge of and demand for high quality early care and education services.

The Kentucky Early Childhood Data System

Designed to provide a data system that will allow teachers and providers at the local level to implement high quality curriculum-based assessments that inform instructional and classroom practices.

Online Learning

Training available to early care and education practitioners on how to train other adults, providing quality care to young children, and the administration of continuous assessment tools. Click here to see all early childhood training courses.

Partnership Spotlight

Communities of Practice

Communities of Practice, also known as a Professional Learning Community, are groups of dedicated credentialed trainers committed to providing quality training to early care and education professionals throughout Kentucky.

Kentucky All-STARS Pilot

The Kentucky ALL STARS Tiered Quality Rating and Improvement System (TQRIS) pilot was initiated in July 2015 and completed in December 2015. This summary provides information on the design, participants and major findings from the pilot.

Child Care Market Rate Study

From 2005-2015, there has been a steady increase across the state for full-time care in Licensed Type I facilities.

ECOOL

The Early Childhood Orientation OnLine is an online option for the 6-hour orientation for new early care and education staff.

Sponsoring Agencies

Human Development Institute, University of Kentucky
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University of Kentucky
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Child Care Aware of America
Governors Office of Early Childhood
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