Presented in partnership with First 5 Santa Clara County Quality Matters

The WestEd Excellence in Early Education (E3) Institute is a partner in Santa Clara County’s QUALITY MATTERS A Strong Start for Kids Initiative. E3’s primary roles within this initiative are: coordinating the Quality Matters Stipend Program, conducting ratings for the Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS), and data management.

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