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CPIN Core Curriculum

The CPIN Core Curriculum is a series of online fee based facilitated courses available to teacher leaders, administrators and coaches to deepen knowledge about the Preschool Learning Foundations and Curriculum Frameworks. The courses are designed for individuals who have  demonstrated a base level of knowledge on the Preschool Learning and Foundations and Curriculum Frameworks. Participants will gain an in-depth knowledge of preschool learning foundations and curriculum framework that can be applied to classrooms, programs and supporting teachers and children. Once completing the course participants  may choose to further their knowledge and become a CPIN Certified Trainer. 

Each Learning Domain Course:

  • is offered yearly and occurs over a 4-6-week time span
  • requires a prerequisite completion of 9 online overview modules on the Preschool Learning Foundations and Curriculum Frameworks*
  • has a fee of $200.00
  • includes online readings, videos, discussion, assignments and reflection
  • is facilitated by an early childhood education expert

*Prerequisite modules are available for free on California Early Childhood Online

Click here to begin the registration process. Once you complete an application and submit your pre-requiste an eventbrite link with complete registration information will be sent. If you have application or registration questions please contact  Joua Lee:

Course Schedule 2018-2019:

Volume 1:

  • Language and Literacy Development: September 17-October 8, 2018
  • English Language Development: October 15-November 12, 2018
  • Math: November 26-December 17, 2018
  • Social Emotional: January 7-February 4, 2019

Volume 2:

  • Visual and Performing Arts: February 11-March 4, 2019
  • Physical Development: March 11-April 1, 2019
  • Health: April 8-April 29, 2019

Volume 3:

  • Science: May 6-May 27, 2019
  • History Social Science: June 3-June 24, 2019


New Schedule for 2019-2020

Volume 1: 2019 Fall & Winter Cohorts

  • Social Emotional Development:  August 5th -August 26th
  • English Language Development: September 16-October 7, 2019
  • Mathematics: October 14-November 11, 2019
  • Language and Literacy Development: January 6-February 3, 2020

Volume 2: 2019 Spring Cohorts

  • Visual and Performing Arts: February 10-March 2, 2020
  • Physical Development: March 9-March 30, 2020
  • Health: April 6-April 27, 2020

Volume 3: 2019 Summer Cohorts

  • Science: May 4-May 25, 2020
  • History Social Science: June 1-June 22, 2020


2019-2020 schedule will be availble January 2019