BrightStars - Rating system for Rhode Island child care centers and preschools

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BrightStars, Rhode Island’s Tiered Quality Rating and Improvement system, assists families in finding care and recognizes and supports quality in early care and education programs.

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New BrightStars Quality Frameworks

The BrightStars Quality Frameworks have been updated to reflect new policy changes that have gone into effect and to align design with other state agency standards.

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Rising Star Awards: Questions and Answers

This month, the Department of Human Services announced Rising Star Awards to recognize BrightStars programs converting to the new standards or achieving advanced levels. The following are frequently asked questions about the Rising Star Award Program.

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