Chapter 19 Child Care and Development Programs Subchapter 12 Program Quality Article 2 General Program Requirements Environment Rating Scales
(a) Center-based programs and family child care home networks shall complete an environment rating scale as defined in subsection 18270.5(f) of this Chapter, that is appropriate for the type of setting and age of children served, to measure program quality:
(1) Every three (3) years as part of the program compliance review; and
(2) Annually as part of the self-evaluation process.
(b) For each environment rating scale completed, the contractor shall achieve a minimum average score of "Good" on each subscale.
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Education Code 8203
(Added by Register 2003, No. 39)