Great Start to Quality

Great Start to Quality helps families find the best early learning settings for their children and helps educators improve the care they give to children.

Information for Families

Most young children in Michigan are in child care or preschool settings, so it is important for these experiences to be the very best. Quality child care and preschool helps children learn, grow and develop.  

Information for Educators

By creating a safe, nurturing place for children to learn, explore their word and build relationships, quality programs set the foundation for children to be successful in school, work and life.

Information for Approved Raters & Trainers

Great Start to Quality offers those individuals who work with early childhood programs and providers in Michigan opportunities to be directly involved.