All About the Environment Rating Scales
Useful Environment Rating Scales® Resources
New for 2018!
Bright & Early ND is transitioning to the updated versions of the Environment Rating Scales®. Please see details below on potential timelines that may impact your program.
January 1st -June 30th, 2018: Transition Phase
Preschool and Center-based programs will have the option to use the following Environment Rating Scales®:
- Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale®, Third Edition (ITERS-3) UPDATED VERSION!
- Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale®, Revised Edition (ITERS-R)
- Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale®, Third Edition (ECERS-3) UPDATED VERSION!
- Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale®, Revised Edition (ECERS-R)
Please note, the Bright & Early ND sponsored trainings, listed above, will support the updated versions of the Environment Rating Scales®.
July 1st, 2018: Implementation Update
Preschool and Center-based programs that are applying to participate in the July 2018 cohort and beyond will receive observations using the updated Environment Rating Scales® (ITERS-3 and ECERS-3) only.