Welcome to the University Intern Support Program


University Intern


    Information on this page is being updated.  

    For more information on support options and requirements, contact Temika (Miko) Dixon 



    The Los Angeles Unified School District provides support for teachers hired to teach on a University Intern Permit who must meet the terms of their employment contract in addition to meeting the responsibilities of their teaching position.






    Remain in good standing with the District, your school and your university




    Attend LAUSD New Teacher Orientation (prior to signing your contract)



    Sign your Contract



    Complete/Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

    • University Intern Support Program Profile & Personalized Program Plan 
    • Dispositions     

     University Intern Personal Program Profile/Dispositions



    Attend University Intern Information Session within 60 days of signing your contract (Register on MyPLN)



    English Learner Requirement

    • 45 hours at your university (requires Univ. confirmation) OR
    • 22.5 hours at University and 22.5 hours with LAUSD
      • Register for and attend a 6 hour face-to-face session(on MyPLN)--TBD
      • Complete online EL components



    University Intern Mid-Program Check-in (waived if you are on track for completion)



    University Intern End of Program Check-in. Register on MyPLN and select a date near projected completion



    Work with the District assigned Mentor Teacher for approx. 2 hrs per week



    Monitor LAUSD email regularly and respond to all LAUSD requests for information in a timely manner



    Induction Program

    Once you have completed your intern program requirements, you will need to be accepted into an Induction Program to complete your clear credential requirements.

  • Communications and Resources

    September University Intern Newsletter

    October University Intern Newsletter

    November University Newsletter