Contra Costa County Local Planning Council
for Child Care and Development

NEWS

2014-2015 AB212 Application and Planning Tool coming soon

2013-14 AB212 Professional Development Program (PDP) announces new information

2013-14 Professional Development Opportunities Available Now

Request for Applications Announcement (PDF)
Currently, the LPC has several vacant seats for membership: two Consumer Seats, one Child Care Provider Seat, and one Public Agency Seat

A Road Map to Kindergarten Now Available!

Preschool Makes a Difference. Click here for more information

Child Care Provider Pandemic Flu Kit

Interested in joining?

Vacancies and Application information, click here

CARES Plus Component A Training Professional Development Calendar
2013 – 2014 Program Year

 

LEARNING STRAND and TRAINING HOURS TOPIC DATE & TIME LOCATION REGISTRATION / COST
CA Preschool Instructional Network (CPIN)
4 hours

Preschool English Learner Guide – Chapter 8 Extended Module, Recommended Literacy Practices for English Learners

In this highly interactive 2-part series:

  • Explore strategies for promoting English literacy development based on the Preschool English Learner Resource Guide.
  • Identify the stages of English language acquisition.
  • Make connections to the CA Preschool English Language Development Foundations.
  • Receive hands-on materials to use in the preschool classroom.

*Attendance to both sessions required.

PART I:
MAY 15, 2014
THURSDAY

PART II:
MAY 29, 2014
THURSDAY

5:30 PM Registration

Each session 6:00 – 8:00 PM

CCCOE
77 Santa Barbara Rd.
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

*Free parking available

To register please go to:

https://cpinchapter82013-14.eventbrite.com/

$30 REGISTRATION FEE*
(Includes both sessions)

Registration Deadline: May 8, 2014

Download the Event Flyer (PDF)

Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) WestEd
6 hours

Meaningful Observations for DRDP

Learn strategies for on-going formative classroom assessments using the DRDP with a goal of conducting meaningful observations.

MAY 24, 2014
SATURDAY

8:30 AM Registration

9:00 – 4:00 PM

Includes continental breakfast and light lunch

First 5 Contra Costa
1485 Civic Ct. (Enea Ct.) Ste 1200 Concord, CA 94520

*Free parking available

To register please go to:

http://drdp-observ-52414.eventbrite.com

$20 REGISTRATION FEE*

Registration Deadline: May 8, 2014

Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) WestEd
6 hours

Activity Planning in the Preschool Classroom

Receive tools, strategies and resources on how to integrate the findings into lesson planning.

May 31, 2014
SATURDAY

8:30 AM Registration

9:00 – 4:00 PM

Includes continental breakfast and light lunch

First 5 Contra Costa
1485 Civic Ct. (Enea Ct.) Ste 1200 Concord, CA 94520

*Free parking available

To register please go to:

http://drdp-act-53114.eventbrite.com

$20 REGISTRATION FEE*

Registration Deadline: May 15, 2014

CA Preschool Instructional Network (CPIN)
6.5 hours

Preschool English Learner Guide – Chapter 8 Extended Module, Recommended Literacy Practices for English Learners

This Training will be presented in Spanish

  • Explore strategies for promoting English literacy development based on the Preschool English Learner Resource Guide.
  • Identify the stages of English language acquisition.
  • Make connections to the CA Preschool English Language Development Foundations.
  • Receive hands-on materials to use in the preschool classroom.

Date TBD,
will be scheduled after August 1, 2014

Location TBD

If interested please contact:

Mary Louise Vander Meulen
(925) 942-5313