EQ+IP Professional Development

At a Glance

The Early Learning Quality and Inclusion Partnership (EQ+IP) has developed a comprehensive calendar of professional development for early childhood educators for school year 2017-18. All professional development trainings are aligned with the local QRIS.

  Click here for EQ+IP’s January-June 2018 calendar of First 5-funded professional development offerings! (Vea el Calendario de Oportunidades para el Desarrollo de Profesional en la Educación Temprana de Enero a Junio del 2018)

Check back soon for additional trainings related to including children with special needs in early learning settings.

4Cs, the local child care resource and referral agency, also offers professional development for early learning providers, particularly family child care operators.

Teachers who work in state-funded child development programs may be eligible for a stipend for attending professional development. Find out more about the QRIS Teacher Stipend program here. Teachers who working in Transitional Kindergarten classrooms may also be eligible for a stipend for attending professional development. Find out more about the TK Stipend program here.


Upcoming Trainings

CPIN: Scientific Inquiry Training (Training is full/wait list is closed)

Participants attending this training will receive strategies and activities for promoting the development of children¹s scientific inquiry skills and will be introduced to the Preschool Learning Foundations and Preschool Curriculum Framework, Volume 3, Science Domain.

- Spanish oral interpretation will be provided / Interpretación simultánea en español -

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018

Time:  8:30am-2:30pm  (registration begins at 8:00 AM; training will start promptly at 8:30 am) 

Cost: $25 per individual (includes morning refreshments, light lunch and materials) 

Location: San Mateo County Office of Education - 101 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA 94065

Trainers: Debbie Supple, Certified trainer, CPIN Bay Region 4 and Eloisa Mendoza-Hinds, Certified trainer, CPIN Bay Region 4

To register: registration is closed

*Must provide ECE Workforce registry ID number at the time of registration. To obtain your own ID number go to: www.registry.org

Online Registration Deadline: May 4, 2018 or until full

Payment Deadline: May 10, 2018 (pending registrations will be cancelled if payment is not received by this date)