Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Sacramento Teacher Induction Program:
Why Sacramento Teacher Induction Program?
California law requires new teachers to complete a two-year induction program in order to receive a clear credential. SCOE is approved by the CTC to offer a program for teachers to Clear Multiple/Single Subject or Education Specialist Credentials.
What does the Sacramento Teacher Induction Program program provide?
- All requirements for a Clear credential
- Opportunities to become “Common Core ready,” to explore classroom management, and to become familiar with the ELD and New Generation Science Standards
- Support and ongoing coaching from a trained mentor using a formative assessment system
- Participation in a community of learners who are focused on improving their teaching skills
Who is eligible?
Teachers who hold a preliminary credential and are employed in one of SCOE’s partner schools or districts as either a full or part time teacher of record.
How do I enroll in the program?
Teachers should contact the HR Office in the employing district and connect with the Sacramento Teacher Induction Program Coordinator to verify eligibility and to obtain a schedule of orientation dates. All teachers must attend an orientation to enroll.
I participated in Sacramento Teacher Induction Program previously but did not complete all of the requirements. What should I do?
Please contact the Sacramento Teacher Induction Program office at (916) 228-2496 to get information about next steps for completing your requirements.