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Teaching Pyramid Observation Tool (TPOT): Reliability Training Workshop

Thu, Apr 27, 2023, 8:30am-Fri, Apr 28, 2023, 4:00pm

Training conducted via Zoom.


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

Registration Deadline: April 6, 2023

Learning Objectives:

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

Day 1 Agenda:

  • Welcome
  • Overview and Instrument Structure
  • Observation and Item Discussion and Scoring Practice
  • Interview Item Discussion and Scoring Practice
  • Questions and Reflection

Day 2 Agenda:

  • Question and Observation Tips
  • Prepare for Certification Video and Scoring
  • Scoring Video Observation and Interview (Done independently)
  • Aim to submit certification scores by 2:30pm (flexible)