STARS is the acronym for State Training And Registry System
STARS is a career development system designed to improve child care through basic and ongoing training for child care providers. The Department of Early Learning (DEL) administers the STARS Registry, a web-based database that tracks provider records.
Let's Review the STARS System
Washington State mandated training program for child care providers.
MERIT replaces the STARS database as the place for information on STARS approved training and education.
State agency in charge of child care licensing and managing the STARS program.
STARS (DEL) approved training organization for STARS continuing education training. STARS training organization ID #5053.
Claudette Lindquist STARS approved trainer for the STARS 20-Hour-Basic training. Successful Solutions Training in Child Development offers the 20 Hour Basic Training online in partnership with Claudette Lindquist.
Administers the STARS scholarships and the conference support for the Department of Early Learning
Because it is very easy to misunderstand the STARS system, we want to make sure that you know who is providing this 20 Hour Basic training.
Successful Solutions Training in Child Development is a professional training organization providing a service to the child care community.
We are independent STARS approved trainers, not affiliated with the Washington State Department of Early Learning or with WAEYC. We are approved by the STARS program to provide STARS training.
All STARS training regulations/procedures, record keeping; and STARS ID’s are dictated or managed by the Washington State Department of Early Learning (DEL). The STARS Scholarship Program is managed by WAEYC.