MEASURE AND IMPROVE TEACHING QUALITY WITH CLASS® 2nd EDITION

  • Center on Equity

  • Increase Access

  • Measure for Impact

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CLASS Versions

The CLASS® now comes in two versions: CLASS 2008 for Infant, Toddler, Pre-K, Upper Elementary, and Secondary and CLASS 2nd Edition for Pre-K—3rd. Both tools focus on the power of meaningful interactions. CLASS 2nd Edition brings enhancements around equity and impact.

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The Classroom Assessment Scoring System® (CLASS), the leading quality improvement system for teaching, helps you focus, measure and improve classroom interactions—a key factor proven to drive children’s academic and life-long success. Learn how you can shift your continuous quality improvement efforts to what matters most—life-changing interactions between teachers and children.

Featured Products

Support interactions in your program with one of our engaging offerings.

An Easier Way to Offer a Family Engagement Workshop

Meaningful Interactions at Home creates a bridge between a child’s classroom and home that allows for consistency of quality interactions that promote development and learning. During a one-hour virtual workshop, families will learn how to make the most of their daily interactions at home.
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Trauma-Informed CLASS® Professional Development

For students who have been affected by traumatic life experiences, our interactions can profoundly affect child outcomes and how children process and move through trauma. Explore Interactions at the Heart of Healing, a new trauma-informed CLASS professional development series.
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myTeachstone Online Professional Development Platform

Continue coaching teachers, even at a distance, using real classroom footage in myTeachstone. myTeachstone allows teachers and coaches to build strong relationships using online tools. With over 1,000 learning resources, coaches can assign professional development to teachers, track progress, and facilitate online group discussions.
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Free Resources for Educators

We are the experts on high-quality teacher-child interactions. We are committed to providing the resources and guidance educators need to support children with those meaningful interactions that foster engagement and learning. 

The Only CDA Training Powered by CLASS

Prepare to earn your CDA at home, while building CLASS skills for improved interactions with children. Choose from two different online course formats – an on-demand course or a course facilitated by experienced educators.

Our CDA programs have received Gold Standard recognition from the Council for Professional Recognition. They also include portfolio creation support and 12 CEUs.

Teachstone is Now a Certified B Corporation

We’re more committed than ever to positively impacting the lives of educators and the students in their care.

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We’re here to help get your program on a path to success and answer your questions.

INTERACT NOW: CLASS® SUMMIT | March 23-25, 2021

Our annual CLASS Summit is returning for its 6th year!

Join Teachstone, and thousands of education leaders and coaches, at a virtual event to engage with inspiring keynote speakers, powerful stories, ideas from thought leaders in education, and helpful strategies you can implement tomorrow.

Our theme for the Summit is Building Back Through Interactions. We invite those across ECE leadership who are passionate about building back our educational systems and supporting teachers to come together to explore how we can do more to support the learning and developmental outcomes for every child.