• Los Angeles Unified School District Intern Program

    Clear Education Specialist Induction Program

    Added Authorization Programs

     

    The LAUSD DI Program's
    Early Childhood Special Education Credential
    was just approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC)! 
    Stay tuned for more updates.

    Congrats to Dr. Patricia Pernin and the DI Team!

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    APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED.
    DEADLINE TO APPLY AND MEET MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS IS APRIL 1, 2018.

     
    Apply Now
      
     
    The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) District Intern Program is an Alternative Teacher Certification Program accredited by the State of California with a history of successfully training educators to provide effective instruction to all students in urban settings.
     
     
    The District Intern Program is tuition-free for all participants.
     
     
    District Interns complete a carefully designed course of study taught by highly qualified, experienced Instructional Facilitators. Interns are also assigned experienced like-credentialed Mentors who support and guide them throughout the Program.
     
    The District Intern Program is fully accredited as a teacher training institution by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). More than 12,000 teachers have earned their teacher certifications with LAUSD.
     
    • Enrollment/Qualifications/Application Process Questions.
    Email di@teachinla.com or call 213-241-5581.
    • Program Questions (for current District Interns).
    Email DistrictInternProgram@lausd.net or call 213-241-5466.
     

Credential Programs

  • Preliminary Credentials
     General Education - Application
       Preliminary Multiple Subject Program (tentative)
       Preliminary Single Subject Programs (tentative)
          • English
          • Mathematics
          • Science – Chemistry
          • Science – Physics 
          • Science – Biology 
    Special Education - Application
       Preliminary Education Specialist Credential Program – Mild/Moderate, Moderate/Severe
          • Traditional – Candidates who do not hold an underlying Credential
          • CENTSE – Credentialed Educators Now Teaching Special Education
     
     
    Clear Credentials
    • General Education Induction Program – August 2018 Application
    • Clear Education Specialist Induction Program (CESIP) August 2018 Application
     
     
    Added Authorization
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD-AA) - email bonnie.ratner@lausd.net to be put on an interest list for the ASD-AA coursework.
    • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE-AA) – Application for the 2018 ECSE-AA Cohort will be available January 15, 2018. Classes will begin in Fall 2018.