State Developmental Domains for Child Care Centers

We Can Do Better: 2011 Update
Required Developmental Domains for Child Care Centers

State Physical Language / literacy Social Emotional Cognitive Cultural
Alabama No No No No No No
Alaska Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Arizona Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Arkansas Yes No No Yes No No
California No No No No No No
Colorado Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Connecticut Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Delaware Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Department Of Defense Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
District Of Columbia Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Florida Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Georgia Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Hawaii Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Idaho No No No No No No
Illinois Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Indiana Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Iowa Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Kansas Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Kentucky Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Louisiana Yes No No No No No
Maine Yes Yes No No Yes No
Maryland Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Massachusetts Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Michigan Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Minnesota Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mississippi Yes Yes No No No No
Missouri Yes Yes No No No No
Montana Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Nebraska Yes No No No No No
Nevada Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Hampshire Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Jersey Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Mexico Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
New York Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
North Carolina Yes No Yes Yes Yes No
North Dakota Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ohio Yes Yes No No No No
Oklahoma Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Oregon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Pennsylvania Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rhode Island Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
South Carolina Yes Yes No No Yes No
South Dakota Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Tennessee Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Texas Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Utah Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Vermont Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virginia Yes Yes Yes No No Yes
Washington Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
West Virginia Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wisconsin Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wyoming No No No No No Yes

Source: NACCRRA (2011). We Can Do Better: 2011 Update, NACCRRA's Ranking of State Child Care Center Regulations and Oversight