Professional Development Workshops

CKA is offering a series of full- and half-day professional development workshops (PDW’s) in various locations around the state. Topics include Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, First Grade, Common Core, Integrated Art and much more!


The California Kindergarten Association is looking for venues for our 2019 workshops.  If you are interested in hosting a workshop, please contact the CKA office at

Save the Date!

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Pleasant Hill Professional Development Workshop

ART Really Teaches:

“Buttons, Bows, Eric Carle and Van Gogh!”

Presented by

the CKA Art Team with special guest Palma Lindsay!

For Pre-K/TK/Kindergarten and Grade One Educators
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Contra Costa County Office of Education
77 Santa Barbara Road
Pleasant Hill, California

A Gift from the Art Team
Each attendee will receive a copy of CKA’s publication, ART Really Teaches!


Credit for Attendance

You can earn up to three graduate-level semester units linked to your attendance.  Email and mention you’d like credit linked to your attendance at CKA’s Professional Development Workshop Series.