How to participateQuality Counts San Mateo County provides a framework, standards and quality improvement supports for early learning programs large and small. It creates a powerful professional development path for early educators, helping them to continually assess and improve the quality of their services. Any licensed family child care educator, licensed center or license-exempt center serving children from birth to age five in San Mateo County is eligible to apply.
What to expect
Quality Counts evaluates sites based on three core areas: child development and school readiness; teachers and teaching; and program and environment.
Quality Counts participants will each be assigned a coach who will provide assistance throughout the Quality Counts experience.