(New Teacher Center Article)
For more information please contact:
Mailing Address for Applications:
Orange County Department of Education
200 Kalmus Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Attn: Jacquelyn Sanborn
A CTC-approved, two-year induction program is the preferred pathway to securing a California Clear Multiple and/or Single Subject teaching credential.
Our mission is to support new teachers.
Teacher Induction Handbook
to access the 2018-2019 Teacher Induction Handbook.
We offer the following California Clear Credential Programs:
Program requirements include:
Possession of a Level 1 or preliminary credential,
currently employed as a teacher and working with a core group of students throughout the school year.
Demonstrate classroom application of
California Standards for the Teaching Professional.
Use of LMS for Online content delivery and program resources.
Collaborate with mentor/lead mentor
Those enrolled in the program will receive:
Two years of ongoing support by an experienced, highly trained mentor
Job-embedded reflective teaching practice
Collaborative opportunities with colleagues
Access to high quality, relevant professional development
Option to earn up to 12 units through partnered universities
Recommendation for a Clear California Teaching Credential upon satisfactory completion of all requirements
$3,600.00 per program year ($300.00 processing fee due with application)
Participating Consortium Districts may pay tuition (contact your school or district office for details)
Payment plans and loan options are available
Enrollment is now open for the 2019-2020 Program Year
To apply for the 2019-2020 Teacher Induction Program, please click on this link for instructions:
Induction Application PDF
Enrollment for next program year will close on October 1st, 2019.
*For questions, please contact a Coordinator or the Administrative Assistant
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