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October 2016 Meeting Materials

This page contains supplemental materials that were presented at the October 2016 State Advisory Council Meeting.

Legislative Update

2016 Legislative Update (PDF)

Presented by Debbie Look, Senior Legislative Advisor, Legislative Affairs Office, Legislative Affairs Division, California Department of Education (CDE)

Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS)

Presented by Cecelia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, Quality Improvement Office (QIO), Early Education and Support Division (EESD), CDE

Quality Rating and Improvement System Update for October 2016 (PDF)

Challenges of Required Proprietary Tools for QRIS and Improve and Maximize Programs so All Children Thrive (IMPACT)

Presented by State Advisory Council member Sydney Fisher-Larson, Professor Emeritus, Early Childhood Education, College of the Redwoods

Tools Required for QRIS Participation

Minimum Wage Increase

Notes and Recommendations from the October 24, 2016 Minimum Wage Increase Task Force Meeting reported by State Advisory Council member Richard Winefield, former Executive Director of BANANAS, Inc.

For information and attachments related to this item, please visit the Minimum Wage Increase Task Force Meeting Web page.

Child Care and Development Block Grant Update

Presented by Cecelia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, QIO, EESD, CDE, and Maria Balakshin, Acting Administrator, Policy Office, EESD, CDE

Quality Improvement Office Child Care and Development Block Grant Update (PDF)

Child Care and Development Block Grant Update (PDF)

Federal Resource: Overview of 2016 Child Care and Development Final Rule (PDF)

Child Care and Development Fund Reauthorization Frequently Asked Questions External link opens in new window or tab.

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