• Tailored Special Education Training is a mandated, 30-hour, synchronous and asynchronous training for LAUSD teachers who are new to the field of special education. It is designed for special education teachers holding a preliminary permit or waiver. This training is required for potential contract renewal for the next academic school year. This one-week training is offered twice during the summer and once during the winter. Participants will: 1) Acquire knowledge of special education and related laws and their impact on district special education policies; 2) Develop knowledge of LAUSD special education IEP process and preparation; 3) Increase professional learning on Autism Spectrum Disorder; 4) Review and increase implementation practices of Positive Behavior Support; 5) Enhance knowledge of collaborative teaching and develop sustaining partnerships that promote inclusion for all students; 6) Review and Examine LGBTQ & Anti-Bullying Legal and Compliance Policies & Practices; 7) Gain a clear understanding of how to make core curriculum meaningful to English Learners in special education.


    333 South Beaudry Avenue, 14th Floor

    Los Angeles, CA  90017


    Due to the current district closures,

    please contact Margaret Ureta via email for further information.


    Margaret Ureta, Senior Secretary