Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) Induction Program


Induction Program

AUSD Induction Program prides itself on providing a rigorous and robust individualized program based on the needs of each candidate. Mentors and candidates work collaboratively to identify a learning path based on a self-assessment of the candidate‚Äôs needs. In creating this individualized plan, mentors and candidates select from a broad range of professional development opportunities aligned to the California Standards for the Teaching Profession (CSTP).


Who can take part in the Arcadia Unified School District Induction Program?  

AUSD proudly offers a California State Accredited Professional Clear Teaching Credential Program to contracted TK-12 general education and education specialist teachers free of charge.  As required by California state law, teachers must enter into an Induction Program within their first year of teaching under a preliminary credential. The AUSD Induction Program is a state-funded program of support for Preliminary Credential Holders and holders of out-of-state or out-of-country credentials to clear their California Credentials.


Admission Requirements

  • Be a TK-12 general education teacher or education specialist currently contracted by AUSD
  • Hold a preliminary credential requiring an Induction Program
  • Agree to AUSD Induction Candidate Memorandum of Understanding

  Induction Program Staff: 

Andrea Mendoza,
Coordinator of Instructional Integration
Lorie Felippa,
Instructional Coach
Stacy Campa
Office Assistant, Instructional Integration
stacy campa
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