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What are SC’s quality ratings and what do they mean?

Learn about ABC Quality, SC's voluntary child care rating and improvement program, and see how our ratings help South Carolina parents find high quality child care.

By ABC Quality Team at 25 Oct 2016

Why is reading aloud to kids so important?

One of the greatest head starts in life is free and can take as few as five or ten minutes each day. In children, however, the rewards of the investment are profound. What’s the secret? To read to children early and often.

By ABC Quality Team at 7 Oct 2016

What is quality child care?

One of the toughest decisions working parents must make is choosing child care for their newborn. If you’re a first time parent, the task is doubly challenging. What types of providers are there? How do you recognize a good one? Will your child thrive in their care?

By ABC Quality Team at 6 Oct 2016

What’s so important about 2,000 Days?

Two thousand days can seem like an eternity, but many parents would disagree. Those days fly by faster than you can believe.

By ABC Quality Team at 5 Oct 2016