115Child Care Sites Enrolled in
IdahoSTARS Steps to Quality
- › 8 sites are STAR Rated
- › 15 sites are on a waiting list to participate
$133,68975 students participating in the scholarship program, attending 7 Idaho colleges and universities
80%of children whose parents take part in READY! meet the kindergarten reading readiness standard regardless of family income or ethnicity, compared to 55% of children whose parents do not attend.
3,600Child Care Providers are actively engaged in our
Professional Development System
awarded directly to child care
providers for achieving
of Essential Trainings have been translated and/or developed into Spanish
IdahoSTARS Steps to Quality, IdahoSTARS Professional Development System and Idaho Child Care Program orientations now available to Spanish speaking providers
Idaho AEYC was instrumental in leading Boise City on a path towards strengthening its licensing care standards, which includes healthy eating initiatives, lower child to adult ratios, and increased training requirements for child care providers.