Research grounds us. Passion drives us.
At Teachstone, everything we do is about improving the ways teachers interact with their students. We offer trainings for coaches and observers, deliver online programs, design professional development—all of it grounded in one proven fact: classroom interactions have a lasting impact on children’s academic and developmental success.
Teachstone at a Glance
Get to know us, one fact at a time.
Teachstone is derived from the word touchstone, meaning “an excellent quality or example used to test genuineness”.
We have reached tens of thousands of teachers and millions of children through the CLASS system.
We’ve prepared observers and Affiliate Trainers from around the world to measure effective teacher-child interactions.
We are based in lovely Charlottesville, Virginia, home of University of Virginia (where the CLASS tool was born).
Make a difference. Join our team.
If you’re driven by meaningful work that inspires, challenges, and fulfills, come to Teachstone. We’re proud of our passionate, talented staff—and we could use more just like them. Enjoy benefits like full health care, a 401K, generous PTO, a subsidized gym membership, and much more. We also offer a company-wide incentive program to share in the company’s success. What’s not to love?
Our ambassadors are ECE leaders with unique backgrounds, opinions, and voices. Together they share a belief in the promise of CLASS—and they’re here to tell you how they’re delivering on it.