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, 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

Carlsbad Professional Development Workshop

Reading, Writing and the Flexible Classroom!

Featuring Heidi Butkus from Heidisongs &

Beth Pittman from Flexible in First!

 For TK/K/1st Grade Educators

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Kelly Elementary School
4885 Kelly Drive
Carlsbad, CA  92008

San Rafael Professional Development Workshop

Get Your “P,H,D” from Palma & Heidi with Developmentally Appropriate Practices!

Motivate, engage and make learning fun!

For Pre-K/TK/Kindergarten Educators

Saturday, March 30, 2019
Mark Day School
39 Trellis Drive
San Rafael, California 

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.