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SVUSD BTSA Information


Induction (formerly Beginning Teacher Support & Assessment)
Simi Valley Unified is one of twenty-two districts that partner with the Ventura County Office of Education and Teacher Support Services to provide beginning teachers the opportunity to clear their preliminary credentials. The General Education (Multiple/Single Subjects) Induction Clear Credential is a two-year program of support and assessment for newly credentialed teachers. The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) requires the following criteria for the accredited program: 
  • An induction portfolio documenting completion of the credentialing process and professional growth.
  • Support and mentoring from a trained support provider.
  • Current professional learning opportunities.
  • Release time for professional development activities or peer observation

News You Can Use
  • Check out the new enrollment process for beginning candidates.
  • New Teacher Orientation: Wednesday, August 13 at 11:15 in the Floyd Binns Room
  • First Day of School: Tuesday, August 19
  • Don't forget to obtain your IIIP form from the HR Department. 
  • SVUSD is seeking General Ed and Special Ed Support Providers for the upcoming school year.