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Quality Committee

The Quality Committee increases the comprehensiveness and effectiveness of early childhood services in supporting the healthy growth and development of all young children birth to age five, especially those with the highest needs. It ensures early care and education professionals have the knowledge and skills to effectively nurture and support the development and learning of all children in Illinois. It also ensures children are ready for school by providing a solid foundation for appropriate child development strategies in workforce preparation across all settings.

Quality Subgroups

  • Excelerate Ad Hoc (convenes annually)
  • Birth to Three Ad Hoc (convenes as needed)

Committee Co-Chairs

Dan HarrisIllinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies
Teri TalanNational Louis University