Adult and Career Education teachers who were paid on the (THR) salary table for 734 hours and 30 hours of staff development during the previous school year (July 1 to June 30), must submit Application for Step Advancement HR Form 1903 with original supporting documents of 30 hours staff development by June 15 for possible step advance effective July 1 to the Adult Salary Allocation Unit.
Adult and Career Education teachers who need two-consecutive school years to meet 734 hours may use the (2) two-year option for Step Advancement for possible step advance effective July 1 of year two. The candidate must declare by April 15th, of year one by submitting the Application for Step Advancement HR Form 1903 ONLY to the Adult Salary Allocation Unit. Teachers must complete 30 hours of staff development and submit original supporting documents to the Adult Salary Allocation Unit by June 15, the second year of the two consecutive school years.
- EX. Hours from 2013/2014 may be combined with hours from 2014/2015 for possible step advance effective July 1.
Adult and Career Education teachers whose salary is currently at THR03 requesting to advance to THR04 must meet 10 consecutive school years in the THR salary table. Any years of service that previously met LAUSD prior to July 1, 2001 will be included, provided there are no breaks in service. Additionally, the 30-hours staff development requirement can be fulfilled during the last five school years immediately preceding the tenth consecutive school year.
Adult and Career Education Teachers cannot be in a paid status for any observations, demonstrations, or workshops undertaken for Step Advancement credit. If the teacher received tuition or any other reimbursement from the district, Step Advancement credit shall not be granted.
All supporting documents for Step Advancement credit must be originals. Certificates must have the name of the employee, ending date of the activity, exact number of hours, and approving facilitator signatures.