Utilizing the Quick CASP Assessment Tool

On-Site Training Module

During this training, participants will learn about elements of high-quality summer programs and effective tools to guide programs in their ongoing development of quality programming.

In this training participants will:

  • Understand common language to describe quality summer programming.
  • Learn about the Quick-CASP assessment tool to guide their program quality improvement. 

Content Overview:

Quick CASP Vocab Builder

Participants will engage in a vocabulary activity, creating a shared vision of quality using common language. This activity will also promote collaboration among staff in describing and defining what quality looks like in a summer program.

Quick CASP – Look, Listen, Ask

Participants will explore indicators of the Quick CASP Observation assessment tool and share their understanding of quality practices to their peers. This activity allows participants to reflect on their own experiences and prepares staff to utilize the Quick CASP Observation assessment tool.

Training Length: 2 hours


eLearning Module

Summer months bring unique opportunities for learning outside the traditional school year and walls. High quality summer learning programs change students’ lives for the better with an opportunity to improve their academic achievement and readiness to learn. Developing quality programs requires intentional, ongoing development.

In this module, participants will understand the language used in the Quick CASP to describe quality summer programming and learn about the Quick CASP Assessment Tool to guide program quality improvement.

By the end of this module, participants will:

  • Understand common language used in the Quick CASP to describe quality summer programming.
  • Learn about the Quick CASP Assessment Tool to guide program quality improvement.