Get started with CLASS or take your CLASS skills to the next level. Teachstone CLASS training and coaching programs support teachers, observers, coaches, and administrators interested in measuring and improving student-teacher interactions. Trainings are now facilitated live, online.

CLASS Virtual Trainings Now Available

While COVID-19 has brought restrictions on travel and group gatherings, we are committed to supporting you in improving interactions, regardless of the circumstance. That's why we've launched CLASS Virtual Trainings. These live, fully facilitated online training alternatives to our in-person sessions let you continue your CLASS work.


Whether you’re an organization seeking to collect observation data, a coach looking to mentor teachers, or a teacher looking for better ways to engage students, we provide four ways for you to receive CLASS training.

Our live, fully facilitated virtual training alternatives to our in-person sessions let you continue your CLASS work no matter where you are. Why should you schedule a virtual CLASS training?

  • Same CLASS content as our in-person trainings
  • Discounted pricing and with no travel costs
  • Easy access from your home or workplace
  • Facilitated by expert CLASS trainers

Need to train multiple observers or coaches to build capacity in your organization? Let us come to you.

  • Train multiple people at your location
  • Certified Teachstone trainer
  • Train on your schedule
  • No travel costs



Looking for a way to learn more about CLASS on your schedule? Teachstone offers a variety of online courses.

  • Gain CLASS knowledge on your own time
  • No travel costs or training space needed
  • Easy to use online courses



CLASS® Trainings for Teachers

CLASS Primer for Teachers

A CLASS® Primer for Teachers is an online course that introduces teachers to understanding why interactions matter, the purpose of the CLASS® Tool and CLASS® observations, and introduces teachers to the frameworks for the selected age level.

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CLASS® Trainings for Observers

CLASS Observation Training

CLASS Observation Training is a 2-day training where participants gain an in-depth understanding of the CLASS methodology and prepare to reliably assess teaching quality using CLASS.

Interested in French trainings? Contact our partners at CASIOPE

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CLASS® Trainings for Administrators

CLASS Primer for Leaders

In our CLASS Primer for Leaders course, you will see how CLASS can help your program or school become stronger by taking curriculum to a greater depth, building the supports teachers need to be effective educators and ensuring that every child in your program experiences classroom interactions that fuel their social, emotional and academic growth.

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CLASS® Trainings for Coaches

CLASS Group Coaching (MMCI)

CLASS Group Coaching trains instructional coaches in the CLASS group coaching model and prepares them to deliver this group coaching to teachers. In this model, coaches become in-house experts who support teacher growth and improvement and strengthen their training and facilitation skills. Teachers who participate feel more connected to and supported by their colleagues through collaborative peer learning and are able to apply learnings to their daily practice.

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CLASS 1-on-1 Video Coaching (MTP)

In CLASS 1-on-1 Video Coaching, Teachstone CLASS specialists prepare your coaches to leverage video footage as a means for providing practice-based feedback to their teachers. Participants in this program gain the competencies needed to support teachers in developing a critical eye for identifying and expanding CLASS interactions with children—building upon what’s working well and boosting the effectiveness of the interactions they provide.

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Coaching with myTeachstone

This training focuses on using observation data to individualize teacher feedback, using myTeachstone data tools to their fullest potential, and making the most of the myTeachstone system. It is a supplement to the logistical setup and support included with myTeachstone.

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Find the Virtual Training That's Right for Your Organization

Whether you’re looking to help your teachers understand CLASS, develop CLASS observers for your organization, train coaches, or improve existing CLASS skills, we have virtual training options for you.


Virtual Training

May Virtual Triaining
May 19, 2021 - May 21, 2021

Virtual Training

May Virtual Triaining
May 24, 2021 - May 26, 2021

Virtual Training

June Virtual Training
June 2, 2021 - June 4, 2021

Virtual Training

June Virtual Training (Eastern Time Zone)
June 29, 2021 - July 1, 2021

Virtual Training

Infant, Toddler
June Virtual Training
June 1, 2021 - June 4, 2021

Still not sure what you're looking for or have questions?

Send us an email or give us a call at 877-401-8007. We'd love to help.