PAS OPTION 1 | Widening the Lens

When the goal is expanding awareness of the importance of assessing quality from an organizational perspective…

Audience | Center directors, managers, technical assistance specialists, college instructors, researchers, and policymakers

Scope and Format | One to three hours;  Theater style, maximum 200 participants


  • A rationale for viewing quality from an organizational perspective
  • Using formal assessment to identify strengths and target areas for improvement
  • An overview of the content and scoring of the PAS
  • Using the PAS to improve the quality of early childhood programs