Quality Improvements

Improve Your Program

Research shows that children who attend quality early education programs are more likely to:

  • Enter school prepared to succeed
  • Graduate from high school
  • Attend college
  • Marry later in life
  • Earn a better living

Imagine making this happen for children through the quality of your early education program. What a rewarding occupation!

The Family Conservancy's technical assistance coaches and mentors will help you learn about quality benchmarks and work toward achieving them for the highest level of quality in your early education program. For further details, contact information or to schedule technical assistance, please visit:


New in 2015: The Metropolitan Council on Early Learning (MCEL), in partnership with The Family Conservancy and the Francis Institute are offering two new exciting training series available to you and your teaching staff using the award winning Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS).  These training series are being offered free of charge and space is limited. Please see the attached fliers for each training series, and use the application to submit your interest in one or both of these programs.



Looking for fun, easy activities to do with your kids this summer?  Check out our Educare Summer Time Activity guide!

Search a database of parenting tips developed by our early education experts from a variety of resources.