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Small moments can make a big impact. The quality of the interactions that occur between educators and students have the proven power to lead to better cognitive, behavioral, and social-emotional outcomes. CLASS® is the flexible tool that gets at the heart of these interactions and fits into your continuous quality improvement plans. Watch this demo to learn more about what CLASS is and what it looks like in your classroom. Please note: We do not offer certificates of attendance for product demos.
Come learn more about the power of life-changing interactions and discover how you already hold the power in your hands. CLASS® isn’t something else to add to your busy schedule. In many ways, you’re already “doing” it. Join Bridget Hamre, Teachstone CEO and author of the CLASS, and Veronica Fernandez, Senior Director of Social Impact at Teachstone, in this interactive presentation on February 8, 2023.
Streamline your improvement efforts with a research-based, all-in-one platform designed to focus, measure, and improve teacher-child interactions — a key factor proven to drive children’s academic and life-long success. See how myTeachstone simplifies your program’s observing, learning, coaching, and engagement practices. In this product demonstration, you’ll learn: The research principles for supporting effective teacher growth How to streamline observing, coaching, and learning opportunities Strategies to engage with your teachers and other educators Please note that product demos do not include certificates of attendance.
We are back with another great episode of Impacting the Classroom. In this episode, our host Marnetta speaks to Keami Harris, the Chief Equity and Strategy Officer at the Early Childhood Funders Collaborative, and Dr. William Johnson, the Director of Educational Strategy at the William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund. Together, they dive into the history of early childcare and how to support a more equitable system. You can listen to today's episode here or read the transcript below.
As we approach the midpoint of the school year, it is more important than ever to check in with your staff and make sure that they are feeling supported. As we work to increase teacher retention and support, now is the time to re-energize your team. In this webinar, we discuss ways to address common challenges in the workforce: Keeping up with credentialing Handling challenging behavior stemming from trauma with compassion Offering PD opportunities that leave your staff energized and equipped Whether your goal is helping your teachers navigate student trauma or getting them excited about all things CLASS, you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of options for creating a stronger school year. If you were unable to attend live, please register for the webinar to receive access.
Because October is Head Start Awareness Month, Impacting the Classroom is celebrating with a closer look at Head Start, the federal government’s program to support student readiness and child development. Today’s guests are Christa Wesley, a Head Start Director at Cheaha Head Start in Alabama, and Marcia Flores, the Vice President of Chicanos por la Causa in Arizona, Texas, and New Mexico. Listen to the episode to learn what the critical areas for families are that Marcia and Christa see working in Head Start, how each of them reached their current positions, what their different communities look and how Head Start can serve them.
This webinar focuses on meaningful ways to engage with families. You will learn about effective classroom practices and concrete strategies for promoting connection and communication with families.
Join us as we dive into the value of interactions and discuss Teachstone’s evolution toward more equitable, accessible, and impactful CLASS measurement and improvement systems. As a leader in your program or system, it is important that you have the knowledge and tools you need to evolve your organization's use of CLASS. In this webinar, leaders will receive considerations and guidance for supporting educators and staff throughout a transition period to CLASS 2nd Edition. Tune in for a sneak peek at the evolved Dimensions Guide and the new CLASS 2nd Edition Overview for Educators!
Escuche mientras Sandra ayuda a los educadores a comprender por qué ocurren las rabietas y los berrinches y cómo responder a ellos. Este episodio se enfoca en el apoyo temprano del lenguaje, la orientación del comportamiento y la sensibilidad del maestro.
This webinar offers an opportunity for CLASS Affiliate Trainers to learn more about what’s new in CLASS 2nd Edition, how you can deepen your knowledge of the updated tool, and how you can help introduce the CLASS enhancements to your colleagues and eventually begin delivering CLASS 2nd Edition trainings. If you are interested in learning more about this exciting launch, please register and join us live! Our commitment is to provide the time, flexibility, and support that each of our partners needs to plan for and implement these enhancements to yield the greatest impacts—regardless of when your program chooses to transition to 2nd Edition
To celebrate the dedication of Head Start educators and leaders, we are hosting a free one-day event focused on supporting those working in Head Start programs. You’ll hear from experienced early childhood professionals who will inspire, challenge, and celebrate your hard work.
Mentoring educators is a challenging job, and it takes tremendous work. When it comes to building your coaching capacity, you need a program that aligns with your specific needs on your CLASS® journey. This was an interactive presentation. We opened up the floor for lots of questions and opportunities to share the current pain points that your leaders and coaches may be experiencing. In this webinar, we explore the differences and benefits of three evidence-based certification programs that support coaches: CLASS® Group Coaching, 1:1 Video Coaching, and CLASS Master Coaching. Whether you’re looking to conduct professional learning cohorts with teachers, support the individual needs of educators or hone your skills as a coach, you’ll find the right certification to fit your needs.