GrowNJ Kids Categories
- Safe, Healthy Learning Environments
- Curriculum & Learning Environment
- Family & Community Environment
- Workforce/Professional Development
- Administration & Management
GrowNJ Kids & Standards
- Progressive standards based on research and best practices that lead to positive child outcomes
- A roadmap to quality for providers to follow as they engage in continuous quality improvement.
- At each level, standards and measurements gradually increase to encourage and support research-based practices of high quality in early education and care.
GrowNJ Kids & Accountability
- Includes a self-assessment process, review of program documents, and formal measurement raters.
- Provides a level of program accountability to families, legislators, taxpayers, and funders.
- Supports continuous quality improvement.