Hello! We are the Bright and Early ND support team. We provide support, resources, and technical assistance to early childhood professionals—including caregivers, teachers, supervisors, directors, and administrators—to build capacity for continuous quality improvement.
Bright & Early ND is North Dakota’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). A QRIS is a systematic approach to assess, improve, and communicate the level of quality in early childhood programs. Bright & Early ND was developed to help early childhood programs offer high-quality care that supports each child's learning and development.
Bright & Early ND is designed to:
Are you looking to enhance your environment or add new learning materials? Do you want recognition for a job well done? You’ve got it. You’ll have support every step of the way! For more information about participating in Bright & Early, please email or call 218-512-1502. Additional program details can be found at brightnd.org.