Welcome to the California Preschool Instructional Network Web Site!
New! The Alignment of the California Preschool Learning Foundations with Key Early Education Resources
The Alignment of the California Preschool Learning Foundations with Key Early Education Resources: California Infant/Toddler Learning and Development Foundations, California Content Standards, the Common Core State Standards, and Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework
This online publication shows the connections that the nine domains of the preschool learning foundations have with the content of other important resources.
CPIN offers a series of research-based professional development sessions that meet the requirements of Component A for CARES Plus
The California Preschool Instructional Network (CPIN) welcomes the opportunity to partner with First 5 County Commissions and CARES Plus Partners in the development and implementation of First 5 Comprehensive Approaches to Raising Educational Standards (CARES) Plus Program.
Accessible PDF versions of the Child Development Division (CDD) publications California Preschool Curriculum Framework, Volumes 1, 2, and 3, and the 2nd edition of the resource guide Preschool English Learners: Principles and Practices to Promote Language, Literacy, and Learning (in both English and Spanish) are posted on the California Department of Education/CDD Internet Web site.
These documents can be accessed through the CDD Resources Web page http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/cd/re/ under "Preschool Resources."