• Early Learning


    The Early Learning Network (ELN) supports district administrators, preschool and elementary principals, program directors, coaches and teachers PreK-3rd grade. Together, we will build a community of practice that will engage in establishing a PreK-3rd grade cohesive framework to address the complexities of the early learning transition.  Addditionally, we will cover topics related to:

    • California Foundations and Frameworks
    • Kindergarten Readiness
    • Early Learn Prescence in Local Control & Accountability Plans.

    The ELN meets the second Thursday of each month from 8:30-11:30am. Breakfast is included.

    To register click here: Early Learning Network

    Enhancing the ELN, Early Learning will hold three Early Learning Symposiums: Building a Cohesive PreK-3rd Grade, Changing Outcomes for our Earliest Learners. 

    The intent is convene district adminstrators, preschool and elementary principals, program administrators, coaches, teachers, para-professionals and early learning community leaders to address the key components in developing comprehensive PreK-3rd grade priorities:

    • Identify and evaluate our current system realities
    • Develop a vision and identify action plan and services necessary to become an "architect of change"
    • Design, develop and deliver our framework for change

    The Early Learning Symposiums convene from 8:00am-4:00pm on October 16, 2017,  February 23, 2018,  & May 23, 2018. Breakfast and Lunch are included.

    To register for the October symposium click here: Early Learning Fall Symposium

    The Early Learning Coaching Cohort (ELCC) for PreK-3rd Grade Coaches. Strengthen your systems thinking and strategic planning practice, develop a strong community through shared expertise and content rich materials, and particpate in content and age-group related breakout sessions.

    • Identify effective coaching strategies implemented across Alameda County
    • Learn coaching practices to consider when sing Foundations and Frameworks, Next Generation Science Standards, and Common Core Standards for early learners
    • Develop and strengthen practice using an equity lens
    • Identify and consider coaching content and intended impact on teaching and learning outcomes
    • Learn about emerging topics and coaching supports

    The ELLC meets the second Thursday of each month from 12-2:30pm. Lunch is included.

    To register click here: Early Learning Coaching Cohort

  • Please visit the Core Learning website for more information and resources.