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ERS Notes for Clarification

Every year new notes for clarification for all scales will be released July 1st. These notes are clarifications we receive from the Environment Rating Scales Institute (ERSI) throughout the year and are modified to be in printable, sticker form. We also have included some notes to align with regulatory agencies in Colorado. 

Click on the links below to access the notes for clarification. 

Instructions
The "New Updates ONLY" are the most recent notes for clarification for the upcoming school year. Please note the astric (*) below signifies the most recent updates from this year. If you have a new scale and need all of the notes for clarification that have been added since the start of the ERS Project (2004) including the newest updates download the "All Updates" file. 

ERS Revised Version Notes

Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale - Revised Version (ECERS-R)

Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale - Revised Version (ITERS-R)

Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale - Revised Version (FCCERS-R)

ERS Third Edition Notes

Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale - Third Edition (ECERS-3) 

Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale - Third Edition (ITERS-3) 

Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale - Third Edition (FCCERS-3)

Announcements

Due to the impact of the pandemic on Environment Rating Scale observations and the delayed launch of the third editions in our state, no new notes for clarification were provided on July 1st, 2021. 

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