Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS)
KIDS: 2015/2016 School Year
"Each school district offering a kindergarten program, whether full-day or half-day, shall administer the Illinois Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) annually." (Illinois Administrative Code 1.420)
Illinois KIDS Trainings for Kindergarten Teachers for the 2014/15 School Year
The Illinois Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) implementation is successfully entering its final year before statewide implementation! To support the momentum, the KIDS team invites teachers and administrators new to the assessment tool to register for one of the statewide, two-day trainings below. This training prepares teachers to observe, assess, document, and report on children’s development using the KIDS assessment instrument. Training dates/sites will be continuously updated. If you are interested in hosting a training, please contact Lynsay Alexander at 630-652-7400.
Register now for a KIDS implementation training near you!
Illinois KIDS Half-Day Administrator Trainings 2014
The Illinois Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) is successfully entering its third year of implementation. District Administrators, Building Principals and Assistant Principals are encouraged to attend a half-day workshop on this statewide kindergarten assessment. During this session, administrators will be introduced to the KIDS instrument through an overview of its structure, components and data reports. Understanding the training process, the resources available and the data reports from KIDS will enable administrators to support kindergarten teachers throughout the process of implementation.
If you have not attended a KIDS Training you are encouraged to sign up for one of the workshops.
Register now for a KIDS Administrator Training near you!
If you have any questions please call: Lynsay Alexander at 630-652-7420. We look forward to your participation!