Beginning Teacher Program (BTSA)

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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.  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…………

Download BTSA 2015-16 Calendar


Susan Clarabut, Nevada County BTSA Coordinator

Shar Johns, Associate Supt., Educational Services
(530) 478-6400