Beginning August 2018, the Program Quality Assessment blog Let’s Talk Quality! Program Quality Assessment in PA will have a new URL! Let’s Talk Quality ( is a shorter and easier URL to use. Update any browser bookmarks and/or clear any history in your browser using the old URL.

What is Let’s Talk Quality? It is a blog about program quality assessment in Pennsylvania. Learn about high-quality developmentally and culturally appropriate practices in early childhood and school-age programming, how program observation instruments (POIs) help teachers monitor their practices, plan for ongoing improvements,  and much more. New posts occur each week.

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