Parent Aware Classroom Observation Tool: An Introduction for Directors and Administrators

DEVELOP Course ID: 200364 (online)

Explore what the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS®) tool is and how it is used in Minnesota’s Quality Rating and Improvement System, Parent Aware. This training is intended for directors, program administrators, education coordinators, principals, or any other program leadership staff. Participants practice reviewing a Parent Aware CLASS® feedback report and learn about observation and scoring procedures. Participants learn how to support the connection between CLASS® and professional development for educators. This is an online class.

What to expect

This training is three clock hours. 

  • Describe the CLASS® observation process used in Parent Aware and connection to program quality. 

  • Explain how to support educators after receiving a CLASS® feedback report as part of Parent Aware’s full rating pathway.

Who should attend

Administrators, Center Directors/Assistant Directors, Program Leadership

Register for a scheduled training

This training is restricted to leadership of programs participating in Parent Aware. On the registration form, you will be asked for your program name, or the program you work for, and its license number. Please share this free online training opportunity with the early childhood educators and administrators with whom you work.

NOTE: All online trainings are delivered via Zoom. You will be sent Zoom login information prior to the training.

Cost: Free

This three-day training requires attendance for all three days to complete this training. Attendees must attend all three days fully.

Register for the January 26, February 2, and February 9 series, 10:00 am to 11:00 am each day, register by January 24

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