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VPK Program Assessment

Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program, Program Assessment

The Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS®) is an evidence-based standardized observation tool used to measure quality teacher-child interactions in the classroom. CLASS® is the VPK program assessment tool required for all VPK classrooms to participate beginning in the 2022-2023 program year per 1002.68 F.S.

Technical Assistance:
To best support programs and families with questions related to Program Assessment, select which best describes who you are to contact the Division of Early Learning: Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program or Families.


November 19, 2021 Memo VPK Program Assessment Requirements and Training Opportunities

June 17, 2022 Memo VPK Program Assessment Requirements and Training Opportunities


The new training schedule for the program year 2022-2023 will be posted soon.


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Resources for VPK Programs:

What is CLASS? Teachers F.A.Q.

VPK Provider FAQ

Helpful Hints for ELC Implementation of Classroom Assessment Scoring System

VPK Program Assessment Requirements Handbook

Resources for VPK Families:

What is CLASS? Click here for more information.