Infants and toddlers
Twenty-eight quality initiatives include indicators related to infant and toddler curriculum. The most commonly approved curricula for infants and toddlers are the Creative Curriculum for Family Child Care (39%), the High Scope Infant/Toddler Curriculum (29%), and self-developed curricula (29%). Curricula other than what is listed are used by over three quarters of quality initiatives (86%).
Twenty-nine quality initiatives include developmental screening for infants and toddlers. The most commonly approved infant and toddler developmental screening tools in use are the Ages and Stages Questionnaires (48%) and the Brigance Screens (24%). Developmental screening tools other than what is listed are used by over three quarters of quality initiatives (76%). These include tools such as annual developmental screenings or the Developmental Assessment of Young Children.