Bright & Early ND Benefits

Since day one, Bright & Early ND has made it a priority to recognize and reward providers for going above and beyond!

Are you looking to enhance your environment or add new learning materials? Want recognition for a job well done? You’ve got it. You’ll have support every step of the way with these exclusive benefits at your fingertips.

Step 1: Health & Safety

  • Access to exclusive benefits like reduced and low-cost training opportunities.
  • Name recognition on Bright & Early ND's social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
  • Placement on the Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program Map.
  • Permission to use the Bright & Early ND logo in your marketing materials.
  • Window decal identifying you as a Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program.
  • Priority listing as a Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program to the 3,300 parents looking for child care each year through Child Care Aware of North Dakota.

Step 2: Space & Materials

  • Once awarded your program will receive Quality Rating Award Dollars for a job well done (dollar amount based on enrollment), see the Bright & Early ND Handbook for more details.
  • Access to exclusive benefits like reduced and low-cost training opportunities.
  • Name recognition on Bright & Early ND's social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
  • Placement on the Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program Map.
  • Permission to use the Bright & Early ND logo in your marketing materials.
  • Priority listing as a Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program to the 3,300 parents looking for child care each year through Child Care Aware of North Dakota.
  • Bright Box Marketing Toolkit (PDF, 1.5 MB)
    • Parent Brag Bundle: Postcards for parents and stickers for children.
    • Newsletter, Graphics and more!
    • Yard Sign and Poster

Step 3: Activities & Experiences

  • Once awarded your program will receive Quality Rating Award Dollars for a job well done (dollar amount based on enrollment), see the Bright & Early ND Handbook for more details.
  • Access to exclusive benefits like reduced and low-cost training opportunities.
  • Enrollment into the state approved assessment system, Teaching Strategies GOLD® at a discounted rate. Plus, reimbursement for your first year!
  • Free online training opportunities to implement GOLD® into your program through MyTeachingStrategies™.
  • Name recognition on Bright & Early ND's social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
  • Placement on the Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program Map.
  • Permission to use the Bright & Early ND logo in your marketing materials.
  • Priority listing as a Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program to the 3,300 parents looking for child care each year through Child Care Aware of North Dakota.
  • Bright Box Marketing Toolkit (PDF, 1.5 MB)
    • Parent Brag Bundle: Postcards for parents and stickers for children.
    • Newsletter, Graphics and more!
    • Yard Sign, Poster and Bright & early ND Bag!

Step 4: Relationships & Interactions

  • Once awarded your program will receive Quality Rating Award Dollars for a job well done (dollar amount based on enrollment), see the Bright & Early ND Handbook for more details.
  • Access to exclusive benefits like reduced and low-cost training opportunities.
  • Free online training opportunities to implement implement the Classroom Assessment Scoring System® (CLASS®) into your program through myTeachstone™.
  • Free online access to all things CLASS® including resources, videos and articles through myTeachstone™.
  • Name recognition on Bright & Early ND's social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
  • Placement on the Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program Map.
  • Permission to use the Bright & Early ND logo in your marketing materials.
  • Priority listing as a Bright & Early ND Quality Rated Program to the 3,300 parents looking for child care each year through Child Care Aware of North Dakota.
  • Statewide recognition of your official 'Step 4 Quality Assured' status.
  • Bright Box Marketing Toolkit (PDF, 1.5 MB)
    • Parent Brag Bundle: Postcards for parents and stickers for children.
    • Newsletter, Graphics and more!
    • Yard Sign, Poster, Bag and a Bright & Early ND Quality Assured Banner!