Palmdale School District

Teacher Induction Program and Support

Program Vision

The Palmdale School District's Teacher Induction Program & Support improves student achievement by supporting and retaining high quality teachers who meet the social, emotional and diverse learning needs of students by making appreciative inquiry the basis of life-long reflective learning.

Contact Information

Superintendent (Unit Head)


Raul Maldonado


Asst. Superintendent

Ed Services

(On-Going Oversight)


Elena Esquer

(661) 789-6755


Coordinator,

Teacher Support

(Day-to-Day Operations)


Dr. Jill S. Bradford

(661) 233-3316

Full-time

Instructional Coaches

Katherine Borquez KLBorquez@palmdalesd.org

Rebecca Figueroa RCFigueroa@palmdalesd.org

Teacher Support Department Administrative Support


Jose Sandoval

(661) 233-3316

Credential Analysts


Susana Gulke

(661) 789-6535


Linh Ung

(661) 947-3075