VAAEYC works closely with the VDOE to provide information and resources for Early Childhood Educators in Virginia.

VQB5 Improvement Partner Summer Webinar

August 30, 2023 | 11:00 a.m.

This webinar is for any organization or person providing Professional Development to Early Childhood programs in Virginia. Please be sure to review the VQB5 Registration informational resources prior to the webinar.

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Child Care Centers and Family Day Homes

New Resources for Filing Exempt Child Day Programs

The VDOE is pleased to announce two new resources for child day programs that are exempt from licensure under § 22.1-289.030 of the Code of Virginia. The Exemptions Tip Table and Frequently Asked Questions document are now available on the VDOE child care website. Check out these resources today to ensure that your exempt program is fully complying with the statutory requirements. If you have questions regarding exemptions from licensure, please email [email protected].

VQB5 - Virginia's Unified Measurement and Improvement System

VQB5 2023-2024 Participation

All publicly-funded programs that serve children ages birth to five are required by state law to participate in VQB5. VQB5 Registration is now open, with an extended deadline of October 3rd, 2023, due to some initial technical issues. 

Fall CLASS Observations  

The fall observation window opens on August 15 and runs through December 22. Information about protocols and procedures for conducting Local CLASS observations for VQB5 can be found in the VDOE Local Observation Guidebook and Local Observation Guidelines Webinar Recording

VQB5 2023-2024 Important Dates and Resources:

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