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Early Childhood Observation Tool (ECOT) is a Course

Early Childhood Observation Tool (ECOT)

Started Jul 1, 2021


Full course description

The Early Childhood Observation Tool Training: This course is for Preschool and Kindergarten teachers who have not previously participated in training on administering, scoring, and reporting the New Mexico Public Education Department’s Preschool Observation Tool.

This course has been created to train teachers:

  • to conduct high-quality observations
  • to use the ECOT system (kindergarten/preschool) to record observational assessments, and
  • to interpret ECOT data to drive instruction and meet the individual needs of children.


Registration is a two-part process using both Learning Stream and Canvas Catalog.  You are currently viewing Canvas Catalog.  If you haven't done so already, please use the following link to register in Learning Stream as well.

► FOCUS: Early Childhood Observational Assessment Tool (ECOT)


NOTE:  Regardless of the registration method, all teachers are responsible for keeping their certificates in the event that an administrator requests them.


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