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Teaching Pyramid Observation System for Infant-Toddler (TPITOS): Reliability Training Workshop

Mon, Dec 4, 2023, 9:00am-Wed, Dec 6, 2023, 1:00pm

Training conducted via Zoom. Participants must attend all days of training.


  • Training in EC-PBIS Modules
  • Training in coaching and actively coaching a program in implementation

Note: There are two (2) workshop sessions being offered during the 2023-24 school year. Participants should only sign up for one (1) session. All sessions will be held via Zoom, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. The workshop sessions include the following options:

  • Dec. 4, 5 and 6, 2023 (registration deadline Nov. 13, 2023)
  • June 4, 5 and 6, 2024 (registration deadline May 14, 2024)


Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the TPITOS, a measure for examining the level of support provided by classroom teachers for infant/toddler social-emotional learning;
  • View and score video examples of teacher behaviors that support the social-emotional development of infants and toddlers and become familiar with our easy-to-use datasheet;
  • Have the opportunity to meet certification standards for carrying out and scoring TPITOS assessments.

Three-day Training Agenda: Must attend all days of training.

Day 1:

  • Welcome, Introductions, Overview
  • Background and Introduction to the TPITOS
  • View and discuss scoring of video samples
  • Questions/Adjourn

Day 2:

  • Review and Questions
  • View and discuss scoring of video samples
  • Conducting the TPITOS Interview, scoring and data Summary
  • Scoring and data summary
  • Adjourn

Day 3:

  • Questions - Check in and prepare for certification video
  • Scoring 2-hour video/interview independently - Aim to submit scores by 2 p.m.
  • Trainer available for questions via phone/text/email/zoom
  • Submit scores as you are ready (we will share the link)