Early Childhood Education Assessments
An ECE assessment is a strategy for measuring quality. Assessments are tools and processes that offer an understanding of quality and can be the first step toward quality improvement. Our menu of assessments targets the components of early childhood education that have been identified through research to positively impact children’s learning outcomes. We are proud to offer a broad range of reliable assessments that offer the framework needed to invest strategically in quality improvement.
Find the early childhood education assessments that are best for you:
We offer Certified Playground Safety Inspections to assist leaders so they have the most current information about their outdoor play spaces. Each inspection is conducted by one of our nationally certified playground safety inspectors.Learn more
The Classroom Assessment Scoring System, known as CLASS®, is a valid and reliable observation tool focused on teacher-child interactions. The CLASS® observation measures the emotional, organizational, and instructional support offered by the teacher.Learn more
This assessment prepares you for the Environment Rating Scale component of the Colorado Shines Quality Rating and Improvement System. The score can help you determine your eligibility for a Level 3, 4, or 5 rating in Colorado Shines.Learn more
Our Family Child Care Support Specialist works one-on-one to assist every participant in attaining Level 2 status in Colorado Shines Quality Rating and Improvement System.Learn more
This assessment considers the administrative practices involved when working with families and children including human resources, personnel cost and budgeting, center operations, program evaluation, family partnerships, marketing, and technology.Learn more