A center conducting high-quality, policy-relevant research focused on improving the early care and education environments of young children.
CICCQ brings expertise in the areas of child development, professional development, child care quality, quality ratings and observational measures to our work in applied and policy-driven research at the local, state, and national levels.
Who We Serve
Young children and early education/child care providers in diverse communities, schools, and education-related agencies.
Mission and Goals
Mission: Integrating research and professional practice in early care and education. Goals: CICCQ takes a collaborative approach to research, evaluation, and professional development by building relationships with community partners and other research agencies.