CLASS® Observation Supports

Strengthen key observation skills to deepen understanding of effective teacher-child interactions across diverse settings.

Build Confidence in CLASS® Observations

CLASS® Observation Supports offers a growing library of topics that strengthen specific observation skills critical to effectively measuring interactions across diverse settings.  Through either on-demand or live, facilitated online trainings, observers receive the guidance, learn new strategies, and engage in reflection opportunities needed to broaden the lens they use while observing across diverse settings.

Class Observation Supports Reducing Bias

Reduce personal biases that are brought to an observation.

CLASS® Observation Support: Reducing Bias helps observers:

  • Explore types of biases
  • Recognize their own biases
  • Identify where bias may affect CLASS® scores
  • Practice new strategies to reduce biases during an observation
Class Observation Supports Settings with Dual Language Learners logo

Expand understanding of effective teacher-child interactions.

CLASS® Observation Support: Settings with Dual Language Learners helps observers:

  • Recognize interactions that are supportive of dual language learners
  • Understand what makes settings with dual language learners and their educators unique
  • Practice new strategies to effectively observe in these settings

Short Courses, Long Term Impact

Free for Observers
Certified observers receive access to these on-demand training at no additional cost.
Focused Learning
Each topic offers a 2-hour learning experience that is tailored to a specific area of expertise.
Impactful Outcomes
Learning experiences are designed to offer new strategies to build more effective observation practices.
Age Neutral
Topics offer support across various age levels, birth through secondary, with some being more targeted than others.

Help each and every child reach their full potential.

Strengthen observation skills to ensure the quality of teacher-child interactions is understood across diverse settings to collect the most accurate CLASS® data that drives improvements in research-proven interactions.