Free SUTQ Help for Child Care Centers Receive free assistance with your star rating! Need to get Step Up To Quality rated? 4C offers the following FREE support to licensed child care centers in achieving a quality rating. Step Up Direct These work sessions will engage you in the process of understanding the documents, tools and materials associated with SUTQ. The following topics are covered: Learning and Development and Administration and Leadership Practices Staff Qualifications and Professional Development Family and Community Partnerships Registration Process for Star Rating Who should participate and why? Any child care center administrator/director interested in working toward or increasing a SUTQ rating can participate. You’ll receive FREE support and coaching to meet the SUTQ requirements and standards, no matter where you are in the process. You can work with 4C experts to develop required plans that meet the SUTQ standards. Share ideas and network with other administrators/directors working on SUTQ. Register for an upcoming Step Up Direct sessions by clicking a date below. Oct. 1 and 15 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 4C’s Cincinnati Office Nov. 7 and 21 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 4C’s Cincinnati Office Dec. 3 and 17 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 4C’s Cincinnati Office Contact Amy Van Verth (Cincinnati) or Shatila Smith (Dayton) with questions.