Overview of the Massachusetts Quality Rating and Improvement System
A series of QRIS Informational sessions have been taking place across the Commonwealth about the MA QRIS. To view or print a copy of the QRIS Informational session presentation.
QRIS Program Manager User Guides and Instructions
QRIS Application and Self Assessment References
These documents outline the QRIS Standards, measurement methods, documentation types and titles that can be used to assist programs in responding to questions in the QRIS Program Manager Online QRIS Application and Self Assessment (These documents are only for reference).
QRIS Measurement Tools
All programs participating in QRIS are required to use QRIS Measurement tools at Level 2, Level 3 and Level 4 as part of their QRIS self-assessment process. These QRIS Measurement tools are used to effectively measure process quality indicators(teacher-child interactions) and structural quality indicators (program administration & leadership) consistently. The links below provide additional information about the QRIS Measurement Tools used by each of the QRIS Program Types.Complete List of QRIS Measurement Tools and related links After School / Out of School Time Programs - Measurement Tools
QRIS Documentation Resources
These resources offer additional information about QRIS documentation expectations as related to the QRIS Standards and criteria to assist programs in responding to questions in the QRIS Program Manager Online QRIS Application and Self Assessment.
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Information provided by the Department of Early Education and Care. Created: January 21, 2011. Updated: March 30, 2011