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REGISTER FOR THE 2021-22 LAD PROGRAM


Important: Please be advised that due to updates to Special Education program standards the LAD program will end on May 31, 2022. 
All program & credential requirements must be completed by May 31, 2022

The Ventura County Language and Academic Development (LAD) Credential provides special education teachers the authorization to be assigned students with language and communication needs.  To be recommended for the LAD Credential, you will develop a professional portfolio for each of the three courses (A, B, and C) that serves as documentation of your accomplishments.  The process is designed to ensure that classroom practices provide the greatest opportunity of a quality education for all students. 

Overview

The Ventura County Language and Academic Development (LAD) Credential provides special education teachers the authorization to be assigned students with language and communication needs.  To be recommended for the LAD Credential, you will develop a professional portfolio for each of the three courses (A, B, and C) that serves as documentation of your accomplishments.  The process is designed to ensure that classroom practices provide the greatest opportunity of a quality education for all students

Contacts
Name Title Email
Kim Uebelhardt Executive Director, Educator Support and Effectiveness kuebelhardt@vcoe.org
Sally Serles Coordinator sserles@vcoe.org
Rose Evans Administrative Assistant II roevans@vcoe.org
For credential advisement, contact:

Diana Westbrook Sr. Academic Advisor academicadvise@vcoe.org