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Providers Participating in SUTQ Reaching Step 3 or Higher

Childcare providers continue to enroll in the Step Up to Quality program

In 2013, Nebraska passed the Step Up to Quality Child Care Act.2 This act provides training and subsidies to encourage childcare providers’ participation in a quality rating system. The program’s first year of operation was 2015.

  • As of 2019, 20 childcare providers in Lincoln have currently reached Step 3 in the Step Up to Quality program. This has steadily increased from 14 childcare providers in 2017, and 17 in 2018.
Footnotes

2. Step Up to Quality Child Care Act, Nebraska Revised Statute 71-1961.