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Reaching for the Stars
In Oklahoma a variety of initiatives have been implemented to improve the level of child care quality. The Reaching for the Stars program is a Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) program that was instituted Feb. 1, 1998, to improve the quality of child care and provide child care providers with incentives.
The Reaching for the Stars Program has 4 levels of rating programs in which specified Differential Quality certification criteria must be met.
Other States and Territory Licensing Agencies and Regulations.
WE IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF VULNERABLE OKLAHOMANS BY INCREASING THEIR ABILITY TO LEAD SAFER, HEALTHIER, MORE INDEPENDENT AND PRODUCTIVE LIVES