- Meet all required criteria.
Meet each of the 10 NAEYC Early Childhood Program Standards. This is demonstrated by:
- The program meeting at least 80 percent of the criteria upon which it is assessed in each standard, and
- Each class observed meeting at least 70 percent of criteria upon which it is assessed across all standards.
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