Beginning Teacher Growth & Development Induction (BTGDI) Requirements
Teachers interested in participating in BTGDI must first begin with the application process to determine eligibility. The major eligibility requirements and criteria are as follows:
BTGDI Eligibility Requirements and Criteria
Participating Teachers must:
- be assigned to a LAUSD or LAUSD Affiliated Charter School
- hold a California Preliminary Teaching Credential in General Education (i.e., Multiple Subject or Single Subject)
- currently be in a full-time position teaching in a subject area authorized by the credential
- not be applying to BTGDI to clear an Education Specialist credential
NOTE: Teachers in any substitute assignment, pool, pre-K infant, or ROP assignments are ineligible to participate in BTGDI
Additional eligibility requirements or criteria may apply. Submitting a BTGDI Application Form is required to determine eligibility for participation.
The BTGDI Application Process
The enrollment window to apply for BTGDI for January 2021 start date is now open. You can begin the application process by clicking on the link below. For questions or additional information about the application process, please contact Cheryl Amberger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click HERE for the iCAAP Program (for Special Education teachers seeking to clear their Preliminary Credential).