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   Teacher Support Services » General Ed Induction Consortium (BTSA)
 
   
  General Education Induction Consortium  

CTC Approved Ventura County
General Education Induction Clear

Credential Program   

 

 

Kim Uebelhardt, Executive Director
kuebelhardt@vcoe.org       

Teacher Support Services provides assistance to employed teachers seeking additional teaching certifications.

In addition to the Multiple/Single Subjects Induction Clear Credential, Teacher Support Services offers many other learning opportunities. 

Other Professional Learning Opportunities  

  • Teacher Leader Certificate Academy
  • Instructing and Calibrating Workshops for
    • Classroom Observers
    • District Coaches/Mentors
    • University Supervisors
  • Designing and Using Rubrics
  • Classroom Management Workshops

 

Dr. Deanna Brady,
Director I
dbrady@vcoe.org

Sharon Jordan,
Content Specialist
sjordan@vcoe.org

 

 

The Ventura County General Education (Multiple/Single Subjects) Induction Clear Credential, formerly called BTSA, is a two-year, developmentally sequenced program of support and Assessment for newly credentialed teachers in California. The CTC approved induction program is administered by the Ventura County Office of Education (VCOE), Teacher Support Services department in cooperation with a consortium of 22 school districts, local charter schools, private schools, and 5 university partners. Benefits of the Induction Clear Program include: 
  • Recommendation for the Clear Credential upon completion of all program elements and CTC requirements
    • An Induction Portfolio documenting completion of the credentialing process and professional growth
    • Support and mentoring from a trained peer support provider; 
    • Current professional learning opportunities; and             
    • Release time for professional development activities or peer observation.
  • Early completion option for qualified participants
  • Opportunities to expand your educational resume
    • Master's degree option; and/or
    • University coursework credit available for salary advancement (dependent upon your district’s specific rules).                                                         
For more information, please contact an Academic Advisor at (805) 437-1320 or academicadvise@vcoe.org
TO APPLY TO THE VENTURA COUNTY GENERAL EDUCATION INDUCTION CLEAR CREDENTIAL PROGRAM, CLICK THE APPLICABLE LINK BELOW:

New Applicants   Returning Applicants     
 

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Applying for Clear Credentials
If you completed the General Ed Induction Consortium and need to apply for your clear credential, please refer to the instructions available in "General Program Forms" page under the Links section on this webpage.

Cal Lutheran Units

Grades for Continuing Education Units for completion of the General Ed Induction Consortium for the 2012-2013 school year have now recorded. To request transcripts, please go to CLU's website at:

http://www.callutheran.edu/registrar/transcript_request.php.

 

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Question"I have finished my induction program and received notification that I am eligible to apply for my clear credential. What is my next step?"
 
Answer: Instructions to apply for your clear credential is available in the Participant Handbook - Chapter 4 (beginning on page 85). 

If you have any questions, please contact an academic advisor at (805) 437-1320 or email academicadvise@vcoe.org.

 

  Contact Us  
Kim Uebelhardt, Executive Director

Dr. Deanna Brady, Director I
dbrady@vcoe.org

Angie Jacobsen, Sr. Secretary

Lisa Abbey, Secretary

For credentialing questions:
Academic Advisors
(805) 437-1320
 

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