Accreditation Accreditation in VESS Cultures of Thinking Accreditation Silver Gold Platinum Report Certification Verification Visit Self-evaluation Accreditation Centers that reach a score between 75% and 85% in the final self-assessment report. Silver Accreditation Centers that reach a score between 75% and 85% in the final self-assessment report. Report Certification After the visit, Edu1st informs the school if it has been certified at CdP-VESS and at what level, or if specific measures must be taken before receiving accreditation. Once the first stage is completed, the Verification Visit is coordinated. During the visit days, CdP-VESS experts review the evidence provided by the center, visit the facilities, and hold meetings with different members of the educational community. Verification Visit Accreditation begins with the institution's self-evaluation process. Edu1st provides the conceptual framework and tools that guide and facilitate this internal process Self-evaluation Platinum Accreditation It is granted to centers that have consecutively received the VESS Gold accreditation, thus evidencing the establishment of a lasting VESS Culture of Thinking. Gold Accreditation Centers that achieve more than 100% in the final self-assessment report. To obtain this score, the center must present evidence of alignment with all levels and areas of the school through a complete, currently in-use curriculum map and the Institutional Learning Portfolio.