Professional Development

The San Diego Quality Preschool Initiative (QPI) offers professional development opportunities for preschool, infant/toddler teachers and administrators, and family child care providers. These workshops are centered around assessment, curriculum and instruction, family engagement, and leadership.

The workshops are open to the public* for a fee, and are offered at no cost to identified QPI participants.

To view upcoming professional development opportunities, click on the links below:


Contact Shelby Arnett at 858-569-5485 or for more information.

* Some trainings are reserved for SDCOE Quality Preschool Initiative partnering agencies only (First 5 QPI, CSPP Quality Block Grant or QCC Block Grant). Attendance to Teaching Pyramid workshops requires a pre-purchased materials binder.