CLASS™ & Coaching: Putting CLASS™ into Practice

This two-day training prepares participants to work with adults on Pre-K and K-3 Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS™) concepts and practices.

What to expect

This training is 14 clock hours.

    • Translate CLASS™ terminology into simpler language.
    • Take part in a study that deepens understanding of CLASS™ instructional support dimensions.
    • Explore a strengths-based coaching model of observation, feedback, and goal-setting.
    • Practice strengths-based strategies using video, reflection, and feedback.

Participants who complete this training may be eligible to join our CLASS™ Online Learning Community. The community offers advanced learning opportunities for coaching and the CLASS™ for Parent Aware CLASS™ coaches.

Who should attend

Individuals who work in early childhood professional development, including:

  • Coaches
  • Supervisors
  • Coordinators
  • Trainers
  • Consultants

Prerequisite

Before registering, participants must complete a two-day CLASS™ observation training and pass the Teachstone reliability test.

New to coaching and relationship-based professional development? We offer a Coaching 101 course as a prerequisite to this training. Fill out our request a training form to learn more.

Register for a scheduled training

Cost: $200 per person

Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm both days

This training is free for Parent Aware Coaches and Professional Development Advisors. Choose Participant type “Parent Aware Coach or PD Advisor” when registering.

February 14-15, 2019. Register by February 7. University of Minnesota St. Paul campus, St. Paul Student Center, Room 110, 2017 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108. Directions and parking.

Register for February 14-15

March 13-14, 2019. Register by March 7. University of Minnesota St. Paul campus, St. Paul Student Center, 2017 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108 (Room 202 for March 13, Room 110 for March 14). Directions and parking.

Register for March 13-14

May 16-17, 2019. Register by May 9. University of Minnesota St. Paul campus, St. Paul Student Center, Room 202, 2017 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108. Directions and parking.

Register for May 16-17

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