Infant/Toddler Learning & Development Academies

child playing in red tunnel The California Department of Education, Child Development Division (CDE/CDD) and WestEd, Center for Child and Family Studies (CCFS) are pleased to announce a new training opportunity for infant/toddler program directors and college faculty.

The Infant/Toddler Learning & Development Academies will provide an opportunity to learn about the California Department of Educationís new learning and development system and how these resources can be used to support program quality and optimal child growth and development.

PITC is a nationally recognized training program designed to improve the quality of child care services for infants and toddlers and was developed through a long-term collaboration between CDE/CDD and WestEd.
Dates and Locations*
* Participants are expected to arrive on site the evening prior to starting date.
Academy I: Creating High Quality Infant/Toddler Programs

April 26-28, 2011
Application Due Date: TRAINING FULL
NOTE: Academies for Program Directors can be conducted in other states by special arrangement. No events scheduled for 2011.

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:: Online Application

NOTE: We recommend that you print this PDF version of the Learning & Development Application to gather all of the necessary information before you proceed to apply online. Use the link below to launch the online application.

Program for Infant Toddler Care Event Registration Link