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Grow NJ Kids

Grow NJ Kids is a rating and improvement system designed to assess early care and education programs, provide training and incentives to improve them, and to communicate their level of quality to the public.

Upcoming Recruitment Information Sessions

No Recruitment Information Sessions have been scheduled at this time. Please check back later for more information on future sessions.

Enrolling in Grow NJ Kids

To enroll in Grow NJ Kids you must first join the NJ Registry at 

Save the Date

Monday, April 20th, 2015

The Early Childhood Curriculum Model Showcase will provide an opportunity to learn about developmentally appropriate infant/toddler, preschool and family child care curricula that can be used to develop or enhance quality of your early care and education program.  The Showcase is open to anyone who has enrolled in Grow NJ Kids (even if you have not received your welcome letter yet). Location, times and registration information will be posted soon.

Director’s Orientation

The Director's Orientation is open only to Directors and Administrators who have enrolled in Grow NJ Kids and have received their welcome letter.

To register go to For instructions on how to register - click here. (PDF)

March 9-10, 2015 9:30am - 3:30pm
Jersey City University
2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Room GSUB-129
Jersey City, NJ 07305

March 26-27, 2015 9:30am - 3:30pm
The Leaguer's Inc.
405-425 University Avenue
Newark, NJ 07102

April 2-3, 2015 9:30am - 3:30pm
Camden County Educational Services Commission
225 Whitehorse Avenue
Clementon, NJ 08021

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 Updated: 02/10/15

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