USNS Essentials

Virtual or in-person, this session sets the vision and provides practice administering and scoring screeners to help your school or district implement USNS successfully.

Work directly with the lead author of the Universal Screeners for Number Sense, David Woodward, to ensure a high-quality USNS implementation. David’s more than 20 years of working as a classroom teacher, district leader, and professional development facilitator inform this professional learning opportunity, delivered in advance of fall assessments, that equips your team with the vision and tools to successfully implement the Screeners.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the structure and timing
  • Understand best practices for conducting interviews
  • Score with consistency across classrooms
  • Develop an implementation plan for your school(s)


Virtual delivery of the live session is 1.5 hours and includes a 1-hour planning meeting*.

In-person training options can be crafted around your needs and durations vary. Contact us to discuss further.


This training is intended for principals, instructional leadership, and teachers that will be administering the USNS assessments. We suggest limiting participation to less than 100 participants per PD session. Contact us if you would like to schedule multiple sessions for a larger group.

Pricing & Next Steps

Virtual delivery is priced at $900 per session.

In-person delivery is available and pricing can be provided for half-day, full-day, and multi-day packages for small to large teams. Contact us to request virtual delivery of this professional learning session or to develop a custom, in-person training package. 

*In preparation for the live session, connect with our team for a discovery call to ensure that the format and content align with school/district work, systems, and initiatives.

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