Texas Rising Star


Texas Rising Star (TRS)

Provider Requirements

Texas Rising Star (TRS) Providers meet requirements that exceed the State’s Minimum Licensing Standards for child care facilities.

TRS Requirements:

  • Director qualifications
  • Caregiver staff qualifications
  • Staff orientation
  • Ongoing staff development
  • Smaller group size
  • Detailed curriculum and lesson plans
  • Caregiver-child interaction
  • Physical environment
  • Health and safety
  • Nutrition and Indoor/Outdoor Activities
  • Parent involvement and Education

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