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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. The indepth coursework provides information and experiences that enable ECE Leaders, Administrators, Coaches and Professional Learning Specialists to decrease confusion and frustration implementing the variety of resources available to the early childhood workforce by understanding how the Preschool Learing Foundations and Curriculum Framework are based in research and connect to all other evidenced based resources including curriculum, assessment and other teacher tools.

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

New Schedule for 2019-2020

Volume 1: 2019-2020 Fall & Winter Cohorts

Social and Emotional Development:  August 19-September 9, 2019
o  English Language Development: September 16-October 14, 2019
o  Mathematics: October 21-November 18, 2018
o  Language and Literacy Development: January 6-January 27, 2020

Volume 2: 2020 Spring Cohorts

o Visual and Performing Arts: February 3- February 24, 2020
o  Physical Development: March 2-March 23, 2020
o  Health: March 30-April 20, 2020

Volume 3: 2020 Summer Cohorts

Science: April 27-May 25, 2020
o  History Social Science: June 1-June 22, 2020