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 2016-17. All professional development trainings are aligned with the local QRIS.

Click here for our 2016-17 calendar of First 5-funded professional development offerings! OPORTUNIDADES PARA EL DESARROLLO PROFESIONAL EN LA EDUCACIÓN TEMPRANA

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 Preschool Learning Foundations Training Series (Training is Full)

This three part series will provide information and resources on the foundations in Physical Development and Life Science from the California’s Preschool Learning Foundations. The first session will focus on Life Science and the two subsequent sessions will focus mainly on the new Physical Development module. The morning session will be dedicated to instruction and in the afternoon participants will have the opportunity to create “Make and Take” resources to take back to their classrooms.

*Spanish oral interpretation services will be provided*

Dates:            Saturdays, April 29, May 20, 2017 & June 3, 2017

Time:              9:00 am - 3:30 pm (check-in from 8:30am-9am)

Trainer:          Debbie Supple & Eloisa Mendoza-Hinds, CPIN Region 4

Cost:               $35 (includes morning refreshments, light lunch and materials)

Location:         San Mateo County Office of Education

Register at:    Training is Full

Registration fee deadline:  April 13, 2017 ( Payment must be received by the deadline or the registration will be canceled)

 

Planning With Data Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) 2015

Participants will learn strategies for connecting findings from the Desired Results Development Profile (DRDP) 2015 to classroom level planning for individuals and groups.
 
Some of the topics to be addressed include:
 
*  Become familiar with EESD Resources and Preschool Foundations and Framework
*  Analyzing Data generated from DRDPtech
*  Strategic planning using the Curriculum Frameworks
*  Ideas for individualization and lesson planning

Date:         Saturday, April 29, 2017

Time:         8:30am-4:00pm

Trainer:      Donna Yuriar & Andrea Burnett, SMCOE, WestEd Certified for DRDP

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

Location:     San Mateo County Office of Education

Register at:    http://sanmateo.k12oms.org/1401-129403

Registration fee deadline:  April 13, 2017 ( Payment must be received by the deadline or the registration will be canceled)