Welcome to Maryland EXCELS! We have a variety of resources to help you get started and to support your journey for continuous quality improvement. 

Questions about your program’s Maryland EXCELS Quality Rating or using these materials? Contact us at info@marylandexcels.org.

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Maryland EXCELS Quick Guides
Checklists and guides to meeting the requirements for quality ratings 1-3…
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Support Team
Our support team provides support and guidance related to Maryland EXCELS…
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Maryland EXCELS tutorials provide easy to follow, step-by-step instructions to support …
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Maryland EXCELS Toolkit
The Toolkit provides information and resources to support programs in making quality….
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Find a Program
The Find a Program Directory is a free service to help families find quality, affordable child…
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Maryland EXCELS Bonuses
Bonuses are available for all eligible child care programs…