Colorado Shines Validation Study
View the results of the Colorado Shines validation study that helped to ensure the new QRIS works for children, families, programs and providers.
Safe Sleep Isn't Just for Home
Licensed child care facilities that care for children ages 0 to 1.5 years old must follow all safe sleep requirements at all times. Talk with your child care provider regarding the importance of maintaining safe sleep practices for your child.
THE EARLY YEARS MATTER
Colorado’s Early Learning and Development Guidelines describe a child’s learning and development from birth to 8 years old and provide practical tips and fun ideas that anyone can use to support young children’s healthy development.
New Report on Adverse Childhood Experiences
We are excited to announce the release of "Parental History of Adversity and Child Well-being: Insights from Colorado", a new report that looks at rates of adverse experiences in Colorado's adult population and how these may impact their children. Download the report today.