Guidelines and recommendations for evaluating the quality of early childhood education and care

The document Guidelines and recommendations for evaluating the quality of early childhood education and care (2018) was produced as part of the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre FINEEC’s task of developing the evaluation of Finnish ECEC. The guidelines lay the foundation for the evaluation of the structure and content of ECEC both at the national and the local level.

The purpose of the document is to support ECEC organisers and private service providers in carrying out systematic and goal-oriented self-evaluation of their services. The document contains a review of research on the constituting elements of quality and presents indicators for the quality of ECEC in Finland created on the basis of this research.

Download the original document in English here:

Guidelines and recommendations for evaluating the quality of early childhood education and care

Download the executive summary presenting the quality indicators here:

Quality indicators for early childhood education and care – summary

 

Printed copies of the document can be ordered from the following address: yopaino.helsinki@punamusta.com

The price of a publication is 35,00 eur (incl. VAT 10%). For 20 copies and more, the discount is -30 %. The shipping costs will be added to the price (10,00 eur / shipping).

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For more information

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