State ratings point to preschools that are really schools, not just child care

The Plain Dealer | January 9, 2015

What’s the difference between a day care center and a preschool?

State law doesn’t make a distinction. And you can’t always believe what a center puts in its name and advertisements.

So Ohio is trying to give parents guidance through it’s Step Up To Quality preschool rating system, which rates childcare centers from one to five stars based on how well they try to educate children.

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