Upcoming Professional Development!
Upcoming Professional Developments:
TK Unit Requirements:
TK teachers are required to have 24 units in Early Childhood or Child Development by December 2019. Teachers can take online college courses as one way to complete their unit requirement.
Search for online CA college course at https://www.childdevelopment.org/cs/cdtc/search/tp_e.
(Teachers who taught TK or SRLDP prior to July 2015 are grandfathered in to teach TK.)
TK Implementation Videos and Information: Preparing for the new year
*The TK Learning Environment: This video segment reviews methods for creating an organized and inviting TK learning environment. See TK Implementation Guide, Chapter 5 for a list of centers and what to include.
*Effective TK Instruction: This video segment introduces the importance of establishing a predictable, yet flexible daily routine. Read Chapter 4 to learn more about TK instructional strategies and how to help students understand routines and transitions.
For more on the TK Implemetation Guide and support videos, scroll down to TK Implementation Support.
For archived teacher trainings, scroll to LAUSD PD & Resources