All programs participating in Maryland EXCELS at every level demonstrate a commitment to quality improvement. As an added benefit and a way of supporting the effort to improve quality, Maryland EXCELS programs have access to a variety of resources, such as:
- Increased Child Care Scholarship reimbursements
- Discounts from various vendors and organizations
- Professional Activity Units (PAUs) for specified activities
- Marketing and advertising opportunities
- Targeted technical assistance, both online and face-to-face from Program Coordinators, Quality Assurance Specialists, and local Child Care Resource Centers
- Professional Development
- Free Training
Maryland EXCELS Partners
Maryland EXCELS Logos
Open a high-resolution image file (PNG) of the Maryland EXCELS logo to download.
Open a high-resolution vector file (PDF) of the Maryland EXCELS logo to download.
Logo Use and Guidelines
- Logos may not be edited, except for size, which should be proportionate and a minimum of 1.5 inches wide for horizontal or 1 inch wide for vertical.
- Logos may be used by programs published on the Maryland EXCELS website for the purposes of promoting quality ratings.
- When referring to Maryland EXCELS, spell out ‘Maryland EXCELS’ with the first letter of Maryland and each letter of EXCELS in capital letters.
- Programs no longer published in Maryland EXCELS must remove the logo from any website, digital or printed publications, or other marketing materials.