The Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment (BTSA) Induction Program provides situated learning in a state-approved induction program that fulfills requirements to obtain a California Clear Credential.
Nevada County teachers clear their Multiple; Single Subject; Education Specialist; or Career Tech credentials through North Coast Beginning Teacher Program. http://www.ncbtp.org/ The NCBTP utilizes a locally designed formative assessment system.
Beginning teachers explore the process of teaching with the assistance of a highly qualified support provider. The program is based on the California Standards for the Teaching Profession.
Support is specific and evidence-based. Attention to learning environment, content standards, formative assessment, reflective practice, and collaboration focuses beginning teachers on how students learn.
To learn more go to………… http://www.ncbtp.org/
Susan Clarabut, Nevada County BTSA Coordinator
Shar Johns, Associate Supt., Educational Services