Wisconsin Early Learning Coalition Statement on 2011-13 State Budget
The Wisconsin Early Learning Coalition is pleased that a version of the YoungStar quality rating and improvement system is continuing in the 2011-13 budget. This program will help transform child care programs across the state into more effective early learning programs that nurture and teach the young children they serve, and sustain programs that already meet high standards. YoungStar brings a quality assurance component to Wisconsin Shares that is long overdue that will bring strong dividends over time. Read full statement.