15‑minute In‑service Suites

These 15-minute In-service Suites are a professional development resource for staff in busy, active early childhood centers and programs. They are organized around one topic or big idea and address effective teaching and assessment practices.

For more information on how to use them, read the Guide to the 15-minute In-service Suites [PDF, 1MB]. To learn how the 15-minute in-service suites connect to the domains and dimensions of the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS™), review the Crosswalk of NCQTL In-service Suites with the CLASS.

Engaging Interactions and Environments

Key: The icon indicates a suite with additional materials that have been specifically designed for programs with American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) populations.

Before you begin, explore Building a Solid Foundation to learn more about engaging interactions and environments. For resources on supporting dual language learners, review the Tips for Teachers: Resource List [PDF, 98.7KB].

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Last Reviewed: December 2014

Last Updated: March 8, 2016