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Maryland EXCELS Toolkit Now Available!

The brand new Maryland EXCELS Toolkit is here! Be sure to check out this collection of interactive tools and information that will help you navigate your way through the five Quality Rating levels within the Maryland EXCELS system.

Accessible to the public, the toolkit is available to anyone interested in expanding their knowledge about quality child care and early learning. The toolkit includes:
  • Individualized experiences based on program type and children’s ages
  • Step-by-step guides outlining exact requirements for each standard
  • A Policy and Statement Builder tool for developing or revising policies, handbooks, and documentation
  • Video tutorials, articles, and checklists

Access the toolkit here.

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