Participate and learn how to become a reliable observer from certified Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS®) trainers. We offer training for the Infant, Toddler, Pre-K, and K-3 versions of CLASS®.
What to expect
16 clock hours
- Receive comprehensive instruction about the tool.
- Score video segments in preparation for the online reliability testing.
Participants must pass the Teachstone online test to become a reliable CLASS® observer. The test takes about 8 hours to complete.
Those interested in training others to become reliable observers must attend a Train-the-Trainer session offered via Teachstone.
As a Parent Aware partner, we offer the Infant, Toddler, Pre-K, and K-3 versions of this training to build capacity for CLASS® observations and coaching. Parent Aware is the Minnesota Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS).
Who should attend
- Anyone who participates in the Parent Aware (QRIS) system in Minnesota
Register for a scheduled training
Cost: $400 per person
This two-day training requires attendance both days to complete this training. Attendees must attend both days fully.
Time: See individual training dates for hours
Pre-K CLASS™ Reliability Trainings:
The December 8-9, 2021 training will be held in person at the University of Minnesota St. Paul Student Center, Room 110, 2017 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN, 55108, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm each day, register by November 24
The March 1-2 training will be held in person in the Twin Cities, exact location to be determined, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, register by February 15
The June 13-14 training will be held in person in Duluth, MN, exact location to be determined, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, register by May 30
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We can customize any of our trainings for your site and audience. Get in touch and we’ll work together to develop a training that’s right for you.