Language and Academic Development (LAD)


Orthopedic Impairment Added Authorization


Test Preparation


Designated Subjects Credential


Administrator Induction Program


Teacher Induction Program

Educator Support and Effectiveness

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The primary mission of Educator Support and Effectiveness (ESE) is to support the Ventura County Office of Education, local districts, other teacher employers, and local universities in the recruitment, hiring, assigning, and retaining of highly effective teachers and administrators. ESE has established an integrated system to provide skilled, credentialed teachers and administrators in Ventura County.

Programs and Services

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Other Programs and Services

Professional Development for educators assigned as mentors to Teacher Induction program candidates.

Master of Arts Program

VCOE Teacher Induction candidates may receive credit and a special VCOE discounted rate toward a Master of Arts Grand Canyon University program.

Teacher Permit for Statuory Leave (TPSL)

The Ventura County Office of Education is offering online modules that meet the 45 hours of preparation required for a current or prospective substitute teacher to obtain an initial Teaching Permit for Statutory Leave (TPSL).

Classified School Employee Program (CSEP)

CSEP is a state-funded career pathway program for classified employees, leading to a teacher preparation program and teaching credential.  Eligible program participants may receive stipends for up to $3,000 to cover tuition, fees, and books. 

California Center on Teaching Careers

CaliforniaTeach will guide you as you pursue your individualized journey toward becoming a teacher and education leader, with information on 21st Century teaching and learning, various pathways to earn a credential, and financial incentives. Educate for today and tomorrow with

Bilingual Teacher Professional Development Program (BTPDP) 

Financial assistance for currently credentialed teachers to get their Bilingual Authorization in Spanish.

Creating a Positive Start (CAPS) Summer Workshop

Registration for the September CAPS workshop is now open! New and experienced teachers of all grade levels who attend the one-day session will learn strategies for classroom organization and management, create a successful plan for an effective learning environment, and reflect on areas for growth. Click on the link to register.

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For more information, download the CAPS flyer or call Educator Support and Effectiveness at (805) 437-1320.

Ventura County in the spot light!

The Today Show aired its piece on the national teacher shortage, featuring Simi Valley Unified School Distrit teachers, and VCOE's Kim Uebelhardt, Executive Director of Educator Support and Effectiveness. 

Administrative Services CenterVCOE Administrative Services Center 
5189 Verdugo Way • Camarillo, CA 93012
Phone: 805-383-1900 • Fax: 805-383-1908

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Conference and Educational Services CenterVCOE Conference and Educational Services Center
5100 Adolfo Road • Camarillo, CA 93012
Phone: 805-383-1900 • Fax: 805-437-1305

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