Language and Academic Development (LAD) Program

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

PREREQUISITES
  • Candidate holds a California Clear/Level 2 or Preliminary/Level 1 Education Specialist Credential.
  • Candidate has access to one student with IEP goals in the areas of language/communication, academics, and behavior/social/pragmatics. 
PROGRAM FEES

2018-19 Total LAD Credential Program Fees = $5,000.00 ($150 Registration Fee + $4,850.00 Program Costs)

  • Non-refundable Registration Fee of $150: If your district/school has agreed to pay the registration fee, a coupon code will be provided to you by your district/school. If you are responsible for payment, you will be charged at the time you register for the program.
  • Program Costs of $4,850: If your district/school has agreed to pay the program costs, we will obtain verification of this from your district/school and invoice them directly. If you are responsible for payment of program costs, we will provide you with an installment payment plan.
PROGRAM DATES
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

HOW TO REGISTER

  • Register online on or before OCTOBER 8, 2018, through GoSignMeUp (GSMU), a secure website. Click HERE for written instructions (PDF format) then click "Start Here".

  • IMPORTANT NOTE: You will need the following information to complete the registration form:
    • Social security number and date of birth (required to verify and evaluate your credential with the Commission on Teacher Credentialing [CTC]; our system is encrypted to secure your information)
    • Name and email address of your school principal/head administrator
    • Credit/debit card for online payment of a non-refundable $150 program registration fee or coupon code from your district, if it is covering this fee.

If you need further assistance or have any questions, please call (805) 437-1320 or email us at academicadvise@vcoe.org.