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

Rebecca Figueroa

Induction Office Support

Margie Jackson

(661) 233-3316

Credential Analysts

Susana Gulke

(661) 789-6535

Anna Kamalyan

(661) 947-3075