Access the summaries of key research that drove development of the CLASS tool, evaluations of large-scale implementations, guidance on creating a data collection system, and support for reporting CLASS data.
The CLASS 2nd Edition Pre-K–3rd Manual Set brings forward key enhancements to make understanding, accessing, and observing effective interactions across Pre-K–3rd easier than ever before.
The CLASS 2nd Edition: Pre-K–3rd Reference Manual contains the research and theory behind the CLASS tool, and provides additional insight and guidance in using CLASS within a CQI process and system. This manual, available as a free download or as a print manual is used alongside The CLASS 2nd Edition: Pre-K–3rd Observation Field Guide. The Observation Field Guide provides the detailed descriptions for each dimension to guide observations and understanding of effective interactions across Pre-K through third grade settings.
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